Feet and Tricks International, organisers of the first ever African Football Freestyle Championship has named former English professional footballer, John Fashanu, former Head of Lagos State Football Association, Waidi Akanni, former Super Eagles Coach, Samson Siasia, superstar actresses, Kate Henshaw and Tonto Dikeh as brand ambassadors for this year’s competition.
Speaking on the ambassadors, Chairman, Feet ‘n’ Tricks International, Valentine Ozigbo, said: “We are on a mission to make Africa the home of freestyle football and providing a new platform for self-expression of skills in order to ultimately exploit the global appeal of the sport.
“In order to realize this, we decided to look for ambassadors, who exemplify the same passion for the sport like we do, and decided to work together with John Fashanu, Waidi Akanni, Samson Siasia, Kate Henshaw and Tonto Dikeh to actualize this dream.
“Without a doubt, they have over the years demonstrated leadership in the sports and entertainment scenes and beyond. To this end, we trust in their ability to help engage and inspire our target audience to accept as well as promote freestyle football to the lofty height and the global phenomenon that it is now fast developing into.