Sports News of Monday, 3 July 2017
U.S based Rush Soccer Academy in collaboration with the Ministry of Zongo and Inner City Development have staged a soccer clinic in Accra to unearth talents and to educate coaches on modern techniques.
The exercise which was held for only colts clubs in the Zongo Communities in Accra saw 16 clubs participating: 8 clubs from U-13 and 8 U-18 clubs.
Staged at the Kotobabi Wembley Sports Complex in Accra, Technical Director of Rush Soccer Academy, Koffi Badohoun gave lectures to coaches of all the colts clubs that participated.
The massively attended exercise saw two players catching the eye of the US based soccer academy who will be given scholarship to play and attend school in the States.
A team was also formed from the participating clubs that with represent Rush Soccer Academy in all tournaments in Africa.
The selected players will play against another selected side in Togo this weekend in Lome as they get the opportunity to be seen by other scouts who are already in Togo.
The Minister of Zongo and Inner City Development, Hon. Boniface Abubakar Saddick who masterminded the entire exercise was excited his outfit has been able to stage such a development-oriented program for the development of Zongo Communities.