FC Bayern Youth Cup set for October 15
By Tony Oji
The Tournament will showcase delegation from Nigeria made up of 10 successful players at the tryout hosted by Aspire FC Foundation in Awka, Anambra State, Orient Sports reports.
Amongst these players are Anambra born football talents, Mbezue Nzube and Chidera Nnadi.
Orient Sports reports that the team is joined by a management Team consisting of Aspire FC Team Manager, Mr. Augustine Okoye, Coach Justin Ezeude of Jay 1 Academy and Aspire Foundation Brand Publicity Director, Ms. Chisom Omeokachie.
Again, Anambra delegation to the tournament is sponsored by Dr. Emeka Okeke, Founder Aspire FC Foundation.
Orient Sports confirms that Nigeria’s participation in the tournament was initiated in April, when Aspire FC Foundation, VOE Foundation and Anambra Sports Development Commission hosted the FC Bayern Youth Cup Nigeria in Awka Township, Stadium.
Meanwhile, the Tournament brought together FC Bayern international scouts including football legend and German World Cup winner, Hans Pfluiger and FC Bayern World Squad Coach, Christopher Loch.
It would be recalled that ten football academies from around Nigeria took part in the youth football development and promotion program, which was won by FC Hearts Academy of Kano.
Orient Sports reports that Aspire FC Foundation is a human capital development foundation and equally sponsors Aspire FC Adazi-Ani, currently playing at the Nigerian National League (NNL).
The Anambra based Football team has succeeded in creating
opportunities for international soccer development cum collaborations in the country.