… brings back 3-Day Coaching Clinic for Young Nigerians
26, 2018: It’s
back by popular demand!
part of the continued effort to identify and coach the best young footballing
talents in Nigeria, MTN Nigeria and top Premier League club, Arsenal Football Club,
are once again holding a 3-day coaching clinic for 128 young players and 30
coaches from October 26-28, 2018 at the legacy pitch of the National Stadium,
clinic will provide the young talents with the necessary technical support,
knowledge and skillset required to thrive at international level, as well as
empower local coaches to build better teams and develop better stars.
on the coaching clinic and the company’s partnership with Arsenal, MTN’s
General Manager, Brands and Communications, Richard Iweanoge said, “Like all
Nigerians, our love for the beautiful game continues to grow with every new season.
We are also passionate about developing the game in Nigeria, which is why we
are pleased to work with Arsenal (one of the very best teams in England) to
make this happen.”
further reiteratedthatwith the coaching clinic “MTN hopes to
raise future Nigerian stars that will be the next Alex Iwobi, Kanu Nwankwo or Lionel
Messi and make their mark at the world stage.”
coaching clinic will feature both theoretical and practical sessions
facilitated by Arsenal Soccer School coaches and Arsenal legend, Lauren, who
was a member of the famous “Invincibles” team that won the Premier League title