Visiting high powered delegation from English Premier League side Everton Football Club on Wednesday held a fact finding meeting with officials of clubs participating in the biggest grassroots league in Kenya “Super 8 Premier League”
As grassroots football centric league, the timely meeting was geared towards building human capacity and structures in naturing the beautiful game from the lower levels.
“As part of their fact finding escapades in Africa, English Premier League club Everton FC executives got a chance of meeting with clubs officials of teams participating in the SPS8 Leagues,” a statement from Super 8 confirmed.
“In their bid to develop football, the meeting with the teams participating in the grass root football aims to nature proper football structures from the lower level and fan base.”
In June, a delegation from another EPL side Arsenal FC conducted coaching clinics for coaches in the Extreme Sports run league.
Among those in attendance were;Everton Football Club C.E.O. – Robert Elstone, Deputy C.E.O. and head of Community-Dr Denise Barrett-Baxendale and Extreme Sports officials.