Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode has applauded the impressive performance of the Supersand Eagles at the 2017 Copa Lagos Beach Soccer.
The team which narroy lkst 6-5 to Spain in the final of the competition on Sunday witnessed lots of thrills from both teams as they entertained the invited guests and fans.
Represented by the state’s
Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Steve Ayorinde, said Ambode was happy with the
performance of the two teams, adding, “It was a good outing for the Eagles, who defeated
Morocco and Lebanon in their first two matches.”
“Looking at some of the countries that participated at the competition like Lebanon and
Morocco, they both have Beach soccer league and defeating them showed that we have
potentials to be giant if we build on our league.
“I really want to appreciate the Eagles for their strong mentality because they have shown that
with proper league, they can rule the world.”