THE Managing Director and Chief Executive officer of Zenith Bank Plc, Peter Amangbo, has said that the proposed visit of the FIFA President, Gianni Infantino, is a big boost to football development in the country.
Infantino is expected to grace the final of the maiden future Eagles football championship sponsored by Zenith Bank and billed to take place later in the month in Lagos.
Amagnbo said Zenith was proud that the event of the organization form part of the agenda of the FIFA boss in his visit to the country.
“We are number one bank and it is exciting that the number one football personality will be present at the finals of the competition. Our target is to get the talented youths at the age they could be identified as future super stars.
“All arrangements are in place with the NFF to ensure the young ones enjoyed themselves in the competition,” Amangbo said.
The zonal events of the U-13 and U-15 football fiesta have been concluded as the Chairman of the Lagos State FA who doubles as the 1st Vice President of the NFF, Seyi Akinwunmi, is said to be working round the clock to make the Zenith Future Eagles finals exciting.