StarTimes and the Bundesliga have announced that legendary footballer Jay-Jay Okocha will headline the next Bundesliga Experience in Nigeria, starting 25 April 2019 in Lagos, Nigeria.
Okocha, a former Bundesliga star, will take part in the three-day visit as part of the event which aims to bring the Bundesliga and it’s famous ‘Football As It’s Meant To Be’ mantra closer to fans and StarTimes subscribers .
During his time in Nigeria, Okocha will visit the Little Tigers Academy in Lagos where he aims to inspire and motivate youngsters aiming to be just like him. Okocha will also be hosted by award winning radio and TV sports pundits in Lagos.
Other activities during the Bundesliga Experience will include a Facebook live-chat with football fans, a training session with Nigeria Premiere League’s MFM Boys, and a visit to SOS Children’s Village’s Nigeria.
The Bundesliga legend will also interact directly with fans and on Saturday 27 April during a Fan Fest scheduled to take place at Fun Factory Lekki phase 1, Lagos. There, fans will be able to watch the Borussia Dortmund versus FC Schalke 04 derby match, among other live Bundesliga games. Live entertainment, give-aways, youth soccer tournaments, food, drink and much more will also give fans a true taste of the Germany’s world-famous football league.
To meet with JJ Okocha, download the StarTimes ON App here and register to get an invite.