Only on Wednesday, Otokutu Grammar School won the Third-place match of the football fiesta by defeating Boys Secondary School, Obiaruku 7-6 in penalty shoot-out. Full time score stood at 2-2.Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, Commissioner for Basic Secondary School Education in the state, Chiedu Ebie, and other top dignitaries are expected to grace the final just as the Group Managing Director of Zenith Bank, Peter Amangbo, is expected to be represented at the event by a top official of the bank.Zenith Bank is expected to present gifts of various forms to the players of the top three teams especially the eventual winner.Last year, bags, tee-shirts, balls, laptops were some of the gift items given to the students after the final match at the same venue in Ozoro.It is also expected that apart from the trophy to the presented to the winning team today, individual awards will be given to the Best Goalkeeper, Highest Scorer and the Most Valuable Player of the tournament.Master Card International Secondary School defeated Iderghe Secondary School 2-1 to win the maiden edition of the youth football fiesta last year.Share this:FacebookRedditTwitterPrintPinterestEmailWhatsAppSkypeLinkedInTumblrPocketTelegram The final of the Zenith /Delta Principalâ€™s Cup football competition organised for all secondary schools between Marvel International School Ughelli and St Paul College, Ozoro will hold today at the Ozoro Polytechnic Stadium.The competition, sponsored by Zenith Bank Plc started on November 1 and in the past 16 weeks of intense competition in various parts of the state. The two schools will battle for honours this afternoon to determine the winner of the developmental competition which was only revived last year after 28 years in limbo.In the semifinals, Marvel International School defeated Otokutu 3-1 on penalties to book the ticket to the final while St. Paul College Ozoro defeated Boys Secondary School, Obiaruku 2-0 in a highly entertaining encounter to also berth in the final.
Nigeriaâ€™s leading premium beer, Star Lager, has signed a new partnership agreement with top English Premiership club, Chelsea Football Club.The partnership agreement, which was recently announced at a press conference in London, will see Star Lager Beer become the official beer partner of Chelsea FC.Coming on the heels of similar partnerships with six other European clubs; Arsenal, Manchester City, Juventus, Real Madrid, Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) in 2016 and FC Barcelona in 2017, this new partnership will solidify the brands claims to football, as Star Lager will have the special rights to boost the clubâ€™s visibility in Nigeria.Marketing Director, Nigerian Breweries Plc, Franco MarÃa Maggi, commenting on the new partnership, said,Â â€œThe partnership with Chelsea provides us with an remarkable platform to broaden the brandâ€™s profile and its values, while giving us another opening to create distinctive and shining experiences for football fans and Star lager consumers.â€The agreement has several angles, but one of the most notable is the fact that every year a number of football fans across the country will get to watch live Chelsea FC matches in London, England and enjoy numerous other benefits and experiences, that all Nigerian football lovers will appreciate.Also commenting on the partnership, Portfolio Manager, National Premium, Nigerian Breweries Plc, Tokunbo Adodo said,Â â€œStar Lager is pleased to be partnering with Chelsea, a club like our own brand, with a rich culture, heritage and history. This new partnership will significantly strengthen our existing partnership portfolio, and is part of a wider strategic intent to be seen as the beer brand of football.â€Â Share this:FacebookRedditTwitterPrintPinterestEmailWhatsAppSkypeLinkedInTumblrPocketTelegram
Marguerite McCauley is the latest winner of the Donegal Daily/Cristeph Studio free portrait competitionMarguerite McCauley is the lucky Letterkenny lady to win the last Donegal Daily Portrait Competition is association with the Cristeph Studio in Letterkenny.She wins a voucher for a framed family portrait with Cristeph as did the three previous winners each week for the month of August.Marguerite works at the New Dunnes Stores in Letterkenny and is looking forward to availing of her great prize. Thanks to all for sharing a great competition.Keep an eye on Donegal Daily to find out what great offers Brian McDaid and his staff have in the coming weeks and months. COMPETITION: MARGUERITE PUTS DONEGAL DAILY AND CRISTEPH STUDIO IN THE FRAME! was last modified: August 29th, 2014 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:competitionCristeph StudioDonegal DailyMarguerite McCauleywinner