Egbeda community in the Akowonjo axis of Lagos will this weekend play host to the grand finale of the Guinness ‘MatchDay Made of Black’ experience for the Premier League season 2016/17 with the screening of the Manchester United Vs Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday, May 14, 2017.
The event will be the last stop of the Guinness Match day experience which kicked off in Lagos on March 19 and has since touched down in Owerri, Enugu, Benin and Ibadan, celebrating fans passion for football and music.
The grand finale scheduled to hold simultaneously at Ehi Gardens Bar, Akowonjo, Egbeda and Grand Cubana, World Bank Road, Owerri will provide EPL fans the opportunity to showcase their passion for football.
Speaking on the event, Rob Hobart, Marketing Director, Guinness Nigeria Plc. said “this is unlike any football viewing experience you have had in the past as it is Guinness’ way of giving fans that are #MadeOfBlack a unique football experience.”
At the event, fans will be rewarded with free Guinness FES and airtimes for every Guinness Foreign Extra Stout bought at the venue. Flobyt- Don Jazzy’s internet company- will also be giving free internet to all consumers.
According to Uche Onwudiwe, Marketing Manager, Guinness Nigeria Plc. “we have had these amazing experiences in a number of cities in Nigeria. We can feel the pulse of the nation and that is why we brought these experiences to other cities in Nigeria. This is why we will not renege on taking these experiences to as many cities as possible.”
Guinness has sustained a historic association to Football in Nigeria through its sponsorship of the EPL broadcast in Nigeria on SuperSports as well as its sponsorship of the various age National Teams.