Namibia will host the first ever KFC fiveaside fun football beat
soccer event on June 7.
Speaking at the historic announcement KFC's Brand Manager for
Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia and Swaziland (BLNS),Thabo
Nstseoane said the event will be annualised.
"This is the first of it's kind and it will be an annual event. For the
next three weeks, interested youngsters can visit KFC, purchase
any item on the menu, fill in entry forms at participating KFC
outlets, only in Windhoek and may stand a chance to qualify to
participate in the final event by testing out their skills on an Xbox
kinetic gaming console," he said.
“The aim of the event is a way of creating a funfilled designed for
kids to make new friends, be entertained and bring the brand and
the community together, said Nsteoane.
He added that, "There will be 16 teams in the final event and
participating teams will be supplied with professional umbra football
kits, similar to those worn by professional soccer teams."
Meanwhile, the age target for this event is for both Boys and Girls
between ages 10 and 14 years respectively.
"We would like to encourage all families to visit their nearest
participating KFC branches and register their eligible children in
this fun event. We will create an awareness campaign in schools
around Windhoek starting next week," said Nstseoane.