A total of 32 teams have been shortlisted to be part of the draws for the maiden edition of the Emmanuel Emenike’s football mentoring program tagged Emenike Future XI which is scheduled to hold on Monday December 3rd at the Old Skool Bar of the national stadium Surulere Lagos by 2pm.
In other to give back to the people after a hugely successful career that has spanned different football clubs in Europe and trophies to go with including the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations win with Nigeria, The former Eagles forward decided to launch the laudable project.
The project billed to begin in December 2018 will have a total of 32 teams to be placed in eight groups and four teams in each with the top two teams progressing to the next phase of the competition. The winners of the competition wil go home with a huge cash prize and a giant trophy for their efforts.
To achieve the ultimate aim of selecting the best XI players, a team of reputable scouts have been called upon to select top players who will then proceed to the Emenike Future XI proper and get the opportunity to undergo first hand tutorship from the former West Ham United star.
The project will see competent players selected from the different football department and will have the opportunity of becoming global football stars after the project.