Former Super Eagles captain Austin Okocha has been confirmed by StarTimes and Bundesliga to headline the next Legends Tour in Nigeria on April 25 in Lagos, as part of the Bundesliga Legends Tour to Nigeria.
The ex Bundesliga star, Okocha will take part in the three-day visit to Nigeria along with other Bundesliga representatives to interact with Bundesliga fans, StarTimes subscribers and to promote the league among Nigerian youths and football lovers.
The tour will include a visit to the Little Tigers Academy in Lagos, to inspire and motivate the youngsters at the academy who aspire to be like Okocha, in a country where millions of young people have interest in football.
Okocha will also be hosted by award-winning radio and TV sports pundits in Lagos.
“I am very proud to be associated with the Bundesliga many years after I stopped playing professionally,” Okocha said.
During the Bundesliga Legends Tour, there will be other activities which include media interviews, a Facebook live-chat with football fans, a training session with MFM, a Nigeria Premier League side, and a visit to SOS Children’s Village in Lagos.
The fans will be able to watch the Borussia Dortmund versus Schalke and Nürnberg versus Bayern München matches.
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