Bar Beach agog for COPA Lagos 2015


The Eko Atlantic City beachfront, popularly known as Bar Beach, venue of this year’s COPA Lagos 2015, is already a beehive of activities as action kicked off last Friday. The Point’s correspondent reports that beach soccer fans are already winning kits and balls and other gift items provided by the sponsors of the 2015 Copa Lagos Beach Soccer competition.

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The annual event is an international beach soccer festival with other lifestyle events, which include fashion, music and food. Meanwhile, the Lagos State Sports Commissioner, Mr. Deji Tinubu, has explained the partnership deal signed between the organisers of COPA Lagos 2015 and Kinetic Sports.

Tinubu said that the partnership was geared towards developing beach football stars from the state. “

The partnership is an investment into the future of Nigerian football as young stars will be trained from the tournament. This partnership will equally improve the line up of activities for the tournament by incorporating a younger audience,” he noted