Nigeria Wins Copa Lagos Beach Soccer Worldwide Tournament
Copa Lagos Beach Soccer tournament started on Friday, December 14th, 2012. ‘Supersand Eagles’ have retained their title as Champions of Beach Soccer. They defeated Portugal’s Seleccao das Quinas 8-7 in the finals of the Copa Lagos Beach Soccer Worldwide Tournament which took place at the Eko Atlantic Beach Soccer Stadium on Sunday December 16th, 2012.
Nigeria won all three of their games at the four-team invitational tournament in Lagos. They were also noted to have scored the fastest goal ever in the history of the tournament when they beat Argentina five goals to nothing.
Last year, the Supersand Eagles defeated Brazil to emerge the inaugural winners of the Copa Lagos.
“Yes, we have arranged with Beach Soccer World Wide to make the event an annual event,” Kinetic Sports’ Samson Adamu.