An enterprising young and articulates Viura Leziga, a sports analyst with difference, has been throwing football talents at football scout at No. 1 Field, Bende Street, Old Port Harcourt, Township as his organized Port Harcourt grassroots sports initiative represent your European club football championship, 2015 keeps revealing football talents on daily basis for football scouts and the sporting public in rare entertainment.
The championship is in four groups ABCD. Each group has four teams to itself.
Group A: Barcelona, Manchester City, Liverpool, Athletico Madrid.
Group B: Real Madrid, Manchester United, Inter Milan, Benfica
Group C: Bayern Munich, Chelsea, Arsenal, Paris Saint German and Borussia Dormund.
According to Viura Leziga, his motive behind the championship, first of all, he is using European clubs names to get noticed and attract attention from European football fans and sponsors.
And to meaningfully engaging and empowering the youths to curb restiveness, stressing that its all to attracting attention with European club names for people to come and see and know our grassroots teams and notice our grassroots talents.
So far, the championship has attracted both the young and old, as they file out keenly watching every match with much interest.
Again, the initiator of the championship revealed further that one of his intentions of floating the championship is to discover football talents and bringing sponsors to grassroots football.
Kingsley Sokari and some other players playing in the Glo sponsored Nigeria professional football league were discovered same from this No. 1 Field Bende Street when Governor Amaechi organized similar championship at the same venue 2013.
Port Harcourt is indeed the home of raw football talents. This championship will surely reveal so many other football talents who will not only play in the Nigerian shore but will compete with their counterparts in European clubsides.
The turn up every day indicates that, football lovers and fans alike, are very much happy with the Championship. ###