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Nigeria — FC Bayern Youth Cup Tournament National Finals To Take Place In Abuja

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FC Bayern Youth cup tournament (U16) National finals is scheduled to take place this Saturday March 10 at the Aduvie Academy, Jabi District, Abuja.

The FC Bayern Youth Cup Nigeria first edition in Africa began in January 6.

Statistics of FC Bayern Youth Cup Nigeria Tournament

  • 320 players from 6 states in Nigeria are taking part in this competition.
  • Over 50 games have being played with more than 150 goals recorded 

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Eight teams have qualified to the finals, and are competing for a chance to represent Nigeria at the Youth Cup world champions competition.

The teams are Derby Academy (Jos), Early Start Academy (Enugu), All Stars (Port-Harcourt), Bityong Academy (Kaduna), Kano Stars (Kano), Sporting Dreams (Abuja), Ablaze FC (Lagos Island), and FC Bethel (Lagos Mainland).

Speaking regarding this topic, Brand and Marketing Director at StarTimes Qasim Elegbede said: “We are happy to have been able to impact the lives of over 300 young boys positively. Providing them a chance to showcase their talents has given them a boost and I am sure they will go ahead to excel in football.

“StarTimes will continue working with these kids even after the world finals in Germany to ensure that their football passion takes them places," he concludes.