Bet-9ja, a well-liked betting firm in Nigeria has organized a five-a-side soccer competitors for teens in Nsukka Local Government Area and it’s environs.
Mr. Celestine Okwudili, the Bet-9ja Supper Agent within the zone mentioned that the goal of the match was to fish out soccer abilities within the space and assist them pursue a profession in soccer.
Okwudili who spoke with Sunday Sun through the opening ceremony of the soccer match involving 20 registered groups within the space at Government Field Nsukka, urged members to take the competitors significantly as a few of the world soccer stars had been found and fished out in comparable native tournaments.
Okwudili mentioned that the competitors would additionally assist to maintain the youths busy and away from crime.
“On December 1st when the finals can be performed the crew that comes first will smile house with N300,000, 2nd place will obtain N250,000 whereas third place will get N200,000.
“Bet-9ja began this match final 12 months in Nsukka, we’re doing it this 12 months as a result of it has turn into a yearly occasion.
In a comment, Chief Patrick Omeje, the Chairman of Nsukka Local Government Area, counseled Bet-9ja agent within the space for attempting to fish out hidden abilities in soccer which he mentioned would assist to find extra abilities.
The opening match between Blue Star FC and Kulusie FC ended 3-2 in favour of Blue.