David Doherty, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO)David Doherty, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of TeamNigeriaUK International based in the United Kingdom has set his sights firmly on changing the face of sports in NigeriaTeamNigeriaUK International based in the United Kingdom has set his sights firmly on changing the face of sports in Nigeria through their well articulated programs, Completesports.com reports.
And that is basically with the plans and agenda which the young man who himself is a former footballer has towards making the game of football more lucrative for the Nigerian youths.
Doherty and Emmanuel Edeh – a member of the management team of TeamNigeriaUK International, spoke about the programs they have outlined for the youths during a visit to Complete Sports’ offices in Lagos.
“The whole idea of SportEduPlus is to get everyone involved using the school system as a base, making young people think outside the box by knowing that they can actually achieve more if they combine education with sports,” Doherty said.
One is the Future Stars (FUSTAR) U-17 Invitational Football Tournament showcasing the best of football academies in Nigeria which will provide players/teams opportunities to get scouted by European clubs.
By Oluyemi Ogunaeyin