Football is a very exciting game and there is another aspect of football that is more exciting with great prospect for football and it is the beach soccer says Mohammed Adam Mouktar, in an exclusive chat with totorinews.com in Abuja.
According to the amiable football administrator, the chairman of FCT FA, Abuja residence will be treated with great excitement with the beach soccer league and the FCT football administration is determined to grow the game in the capital of Nigeria.
“We are trying to grow beach soccer in FCT. Beach soccer is the growing part of football globally, Adam Mouktar said.
So, we are trying to grow that aspect of football in the city centres in Abuja in order to attract sponsors and also grow the game at the grassroots,” he added.
“We want to make beach soccer sustainable in the FCT and make it grow by organising seminars for coaches and players.
“We are taking the game to the area councils where we will build facilities for beach soccer. We will have the facilities and let the game thrive at the grassroots. Abuja people must have a feel of what beach soccer brings.
“We will be having an invitational beach soccer tournament in Abuja to create more awareness where by teams from Kebbi state, Lagis state will compete in Abuja in a carnival like atmosphere of fun, good music, dances and football all happening at the tournament,” he concluded.
The beach soccer tournament comes up next weekend from Friday 14 February to end on Sunday 16 February.