Airtel Rising Stars: A Window To Showcase Talents For Young Ones – Pires

Channels Television  
Updated September 24, 2013

Arsenal Legend Robert Pires who visited Nigeria for the first time to attend the Airtel Rising Stars Youth Tournament has said that it is a good opportunity for the young people to show their skills.

Speaking on Channels Television Sport Programme, Sports Tonight, the Arsenal partners executive Luke Wilson said that the Airtel/ Arsenal partnership, is a three year partnership started in June/July last year that will bring coaches and footballers to play  the Arsenal way.

Wilson explained that it first started off in Ghana last year where a coaching session was run for seven days.

He added that the tournament is about training young people to play the Arsenal way.