After several weeks of preparation and counting down, all is now set for the eagerly- anticipated UEFA Champions League trophy tour courtesy of international premium brand Heineken

With Dutch football legend Clarence Seedorf headlining this year’s trophy tour, the action-packed and fun-filled activities for the two cities of Lagos and Abuja have been unveiled by Heineken.

The prestigious Champions League trophy regarded as one of the most coveted sports silverware arrived yesterday same day the iconic football star, Seedorf and his entourage also touched down for the loaded two-day run of activities.

According to the itinerary, the trophy tour activities will begin today with Seedorf’s visit, first to SuperSports and then to the Nigeria Breweries Headquarters where there will be interactions with selected audiences with the Champions League trophy available for photo ops.

Seedorf while at the Nigeria Breweries headquarters will be meeting the local legends that would be confronting him and his teammates in the Heineken Faceofff football challenge also billed for later today.

The Nigeria team to face the Seedorf-led five-a-side team includes the former Super Eagles duo of Austin Okocha and Daniel Amokachi as well as superstar music artistes Davido and Reekado Banks.

After the visit to the Nigeria Breweries, the next point of call for Seedorf is the Brewery bar where a press parley will be held and the unveiling of the trophy, the international legends and the homegrown legends will be conducted.

Attention thereafter shifts to the Landmark Event Centre for the tasty faceoff challenge between Team Seedorf and Team Davido.

While both sides take some rest after what should be a frenetic exercise, the fans will take the centre stage to take part in the various games lined up for their own enjoyment having only been spectators all day.

Activities on the first day of the trophy tour will climax with the match viewing experience with the legends before curtains drop with the after-party entertainment.

In Abuja, the UEFA Champions League trophy tour will start after arrival with a visit to the Sports Minister and officials of the Nigeria Football Federation before the trophy is taken around the city.

There would also be a visit to Channels TV Station that would be followed by a Meet and Greet session.

The trophy tour in Abuja will also be rounded off with a match viewing experience.


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