By Simon Asare, GNA
Accra, Oct. 8,
GNA - Emirates, a global connector of people and passion have announced Abu
Samuel of Vision Football Club as the winner of the third edition of the
Emirates Football Challenge held in September.
which took place from September 9-30, 2019 comprised of four stages with two
teams competing for the ultimate prize at stake.
The first three
stages were a series of football trivia questions and the final consisted of
questions on world football including a penalty kick session to offer the
contestants an opportunity to showcase their football talent.
Abu toppled his
counterparts in all stages and won the ultimate prize of two Economy Class
tickets to London and the opportunity to watch a live Arsenal match at the
Wesley, Emirates Country Manager, presented the prize to Abu at a ceremony held
at TV3 studios.
football remains one of the most prominent sports within Emirates’ sponsorship
portfolio and understand the importance of football at a local level. We are
thrilled to be taking Abu Samuel to London and to experience an Arsenal match at
the Emirates London stadium,'' she said.
his excitement and gratitude to Emirates, “I am grateful to Emirates for this
lifetime opportunity and the teams who competed in the challenge, it truly made
me bring out my best and showcase my passion for football. I look forward to
traveling with Emirates and watching a live Arsenal football match!”, he
Emirates is the
official shirt sponsor of Arsenal, AC Milan, Real Madrid, Hamburger SV and S.L.
Benfica, and the title sponsor of the Emirates FA Cup.