Beach Soccer Clubs Set For CBN Cup
|*Photo of the newly completed Beach Soccer Pitch in Abuja.|
All is now set for the second edition of the CBN Beach Soccer Cup competition, slated for September 6-8 in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.
NFF’s partner in the development of beach soccer in the country, Sports Solutions Limited, made the disclosure at the weekend. “We have commenced serious preparations for the competition, which is one of the events designed to truly ginger nationwide interest in beach soccer and generate awareness ahead of the launch of beach soccer league in the country,” Taye Olajide, Head of Events of Sports
He said the company has now completed the construction of a new Beach Soccer Pitch in Accra Street, Zone 5, Wuse, Abuja as part of development of structures for the unveiling of beach soccer league in the country.
It has now been revealed that the newly-constructed Beach Soccer Pitch in Wuse will host this year’s CBN Beach Soccer Cup competition, which will involve eight beach soccer teams in the country.
“Sports Solutions Limited is delighted with the encouragement and support it continues to enjoy from the Nigeria Football Federation towards the launching of beach soccer league in the country.
“Now, we can disclose that beach soccer teams from Kogi, Nasarawa, Anambra and Abia States, as well as teams representing Sterling Bank, Aso Savings and Loans and defending champions Fidelity Bank will take
part in the second edition of CBN Beach Soccer Cup competition,” said