The 2017 edition of the annual global beach soccer tournament, COPA Lagos, organized by Kinetic Sports will hold on 8th - 10th December at Eko Atlantic City. Like in previous editions, this year’s edition will feature a combination of sport, music, dance, fashion and celebrity entertainment.
This year’s event will feature two matches namely, the National Team Challenge between Nigeria - Lebanon - Spain - Morrocco and The final game will be the Club Challenge between Arsenal, Pepsi Football Academy, Kebbi BSC, and Gidi Sharks.
Since its inception in 2011, COPA Lagos has moved from being the first ever international beach soccer event in Nigeria and Sub-Saharan Africa to being a prominent sporting event in the region.
Samson Adamu, Managing Director of Kinetic Sports, promised that this year’s edition of the tournament will be more exciting than the previous ones as organisers have diversified its scope beyond beach soccer games to include an experiential event for all participants and attendees amidst the multi-faceted activities to be enjoyed. He said the multi-dimensional focus was as a result of Kinetic Sports management’s desire to showcase and support the ever-increasing Nigerian music and entertainment Industry.