The UEFA Championship League Trophy has finally arrived in Nigeria courtesy of Heineken®, the World’s leading international premium lager beer.
This is coming just as the Champions League enters the critical 2013/2014 knockout stage. Thetrophy arrived in the country yesterday with brand ambassador Ruud Gullit, UEFA Champions League winner and coach and will be unveiled today.
Heineken® has numerous events planned around the trophy during its stay in Lagos. Its first stop was at the Heineken House in Ikoyi last night during the round of 16 clash between Barcelona and Manchester City.
The trophy will go on a city wide tour of Lagos and has numerous events planned around it for Nigerians to have firsthand contact with the trophy. Nigerians are encouraged to visit http://www.meeththetrophy.com for more details on how and where they can meet the trophy.
The UEFA Champions League Trophy Tour has been presented around the world for eight consecutive years by Heineken®, a UEFA Champions League partner.
This year, it will give football enthusiasts in Nigeria, Argentina and Vietnam the chance to meet the trophy this year. Like Heineken, the trophy is a true global icon. It represents the excellence of the UEFA Champions League worldwide and symbolises the ultimate prize in European club football.