The second edition of the CAF Beach Soccer Africa Cup of Nation (AFCON) has kicked-off in Lagos, in a very exciting and captivating fashion that many have never witnessed before.
The beach soccer tournament is ongoing at the Eko Atlantic, where Lagos has shown why it is worthy to be called the Centre-of- excellence and indeed would not be wrong to be called the commercial capital of Nigeria and Africa as a whole.
Here are 5 major reasons why you would want to join many Lagosians and fans from all over the world to partake of the sporting fiesta.
1. Lagos is playing host
Lagos is known for excellence when it comes to programs of this magnitude. The Lagos state government in partnership with some very reputable brands, has put together packages that can stand the very best in the world of sports (beach soccer precisely).
From the very serene environment, to the well-built beach soccer field and down to the side attractions around the pitch of play, there is no doubt that one cannot get a better deal anywhere else.
2. The soccer quality
The teams in this ongoing tournament have come with so much talent to not just thrill the fans, but to uphold the honour of their various countries. So many goals have been scored, the dribbles are breathtaking and the crowd cannot get enough of it.
3. The crowd fever
There is definitely no better crowd than the Lasgidi crowd. The Lagos people know how to really catch fun and football for many is the greatest unifying factor. So you can be sure to catch the good fever there at the arena in Eko Atlantic, where the Beach Soccer Arica Cup of Nations is holding.
4. Bahamas girls and other dance attractions
Another delightful reason to be at the beach soccer tournament is to catch a glimpse of the delectable girls from the Bahamas.
These cheerleaders are not just the ordinary, they are world acclaimed and have got game, though are not Nigerians, they make do with Nigerian melodies and put up shows that leave the crowd amazed.
5. It is free
The best things in life are free and Lagos offers quality that remains unrivaled. A tournament of such quality with all that it offers, does cost a fortune. But by the benevolence of the Lagos state government and organizers of the tournament, Lagosians and fans from arround the world can come and get a fill of the thrill for free, with lots of gifts being given out by the various co-sponsors of the event.