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Organisers say massive turnout as accreditation begins for Trophy 5-A-Side tournament




Lagos, March 13, 2019 The organisers of the Trophy 5-A-Side Field of Honour football championship, Trophy Lager, say that since its official launch there has been massive turnout of prospective participants yearning for the excitement.

The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the in-bar activations which commenced on March 7 will run through March 24, after which successful participants will be grouped into football teams in preparation for the knockout stages.

The 10-week-long campaign will produce a final winner by May 12.

“The winning team will take home N3 million cash prize, meet with Samuel Eto’o, the renowned African football superstar and have the opportunity to participate in the continental finals taking place in Tanzania later this year.

“Winners at the knockout stages will also be rewarded with various consolation prizes and memorabilia in appreciation of their participation,’’ the organisers said in a statement.

Some of the outlets for the accreditation include:

Zarah Gardens Event Centre, Lekki-Epe Expressway, Lekki Phase I

Blue Spot, Apata Street, Igbobi, Somolu

BJ’s Place, 31 Ayodele Street, Mafoluku

NSC Bar, National Stadium Swimming Pool Complex, Yaba

  1. Loretta Hotel & Bar, Ojo

Chris Val Bar, 95 Baale Street Olodi Apapa, Olodi-Apapa

Venita Bar, Isheri Osun Road, Jakande, Oshodi-Isolo

Concourse Bar, The Grant Suites, CMD Road, Ketu,Ikosi Ketu

Q4 Bar, Awolowo Road, Ikoyi

Lascofis Bar, Wemco Road, Ogba

Watershed Event Center, Old Ife Road, Ibadan

Ori Oke Cluster, Cultural Center Mokola, Ibadan

Zenith Lounge And Bar, Ibadan CBD

De Ten Extra Cool, Babanla Road, Oremeji,

Andy’s Restaurants & Bar, Apata

House 25, Osuntokun Avenue, Bodija

4 Real Events Hall, Oyo, New Gra

Decamca Hotel,Oyo, Oyo Town

Ogbe Bar, May Fair, Ife Ilesa CBD

Dam J, Ogo Oluwa, Ogo Oluwa

Riverside Hotels (Bar), Oke Fia Road, Osogbo

Pavilon, Oke Fia Road, Oke Fia

Abidap Hotel,Ijebu Igbo Ijebu Igbo

Harmony Bar & Lounge, Abeokuta, Abeokuta

Laas Bar, Km 5 Sango Idiroko Road Sango, Sango

Tomola Bar, Ijebu Ode, Ijebu Ode

Gold Standard Hotel, km 36 along, Lagos – Ibadan Expy,Ibafo,

The statement said that though the in-bar accreditation would take place in four states: Oyo, Ogun, Osun and Lagos States, football-loving Trophy customers will be recruited as “Super-fans’’ across the country via weekly questions and sweepstakes.

It noted that such would avail customers outside the four states, the unique opportunity to participate in the tournament as fans.

Four lucky fans will attend the Pan-African regional finals in Tanzania, all expense paid, to cheer our team to victory.

It appealed to fans to kindly follow “our social media handles to get updated on this live (@Trophylager @TrophylagerNigeria.

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