By Mashe Umaru Gwamna
A footbll academy cum club, King Fazel Football Academy, the owners of King Fazel Super Stars has Saturday has launched Afro – Europe event in Abuja the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
This was disclosed was disclosed newsmen by the president of the club cum academy, King Fazel Ferdinand at a football competition between his King Fazel Super Stars and Unbeatable Eagle Football Club in Kubwa, FCT.
Speaking at the event,Ferdinand he said: “Today, our club, Fazel Super Stars and Unbeatable Eagles are playing a march against each other and NFA officials are here to witness it and they have picked some of our boys to go for NFA Under – 17 trial and we are using this to launch Afro – Euro Football Event.”
The president explained that they were partnering with Lagaveria Local Council, Europe, adding that by March, 2021 about 10 troops will be going to Europe to participate in African – Europeans Football Event.
He said part of his boys would be going, just as he promised that they would bring along African talented footballers, as they have franchise in the continent.
Informing that his players were from different states and local governments of the federation, King Fazel Ferdinand said that they were going to Lagos to do a program in five places.
He also disclosed that they would be going to Ifo, and Ibadan in Ogun and Oyo states respectively and other African countries for the same progames, so as to pick more talented players.
On his interest and how much they pay him, he said: “In the collaboration, we sponsor some, while some are sponsored by their parents.
Those we sponsor, we sponsor 100%. But when the visa of those we are not sponsoring are out, they come with their air ticket, visa and BTA. “