By Amaka Akachukwu


The 2013 COPA Lagos beach soccer tournament is here again. COPA is Africa’s biggest beach soccer tournament; and it is being sponsored by kinetic Sports in collaboration with FIFA and BSWW (Beach Soccer World Wide).  The tournament kicks off with a three-day open concert with performances from favorite artists like D’Banj, Olamide, Black Magic, Dammy Krane, J-One and many more. There will also be runway fashion shows, a VIP Lounge, plus sounds from International DJs.


There will be displays from your favourite iconic football celebrities in the likes of JJ Okocha and Taribo West. COPA Lagos will also give you a unique opportunity to witness a live celebrity match with Nigeria’s own best.


Friday December 13th to Sunday December 15th, Eko Atlantic City Lagos (off Bar Beach) will be home to COPA Lagos again. It will be three days of beach soccer at its very best with participating teams from Germany, Senegal, Lebanon and host country Nigeria.


For tickets to COPA Lagos visit or go to, Chocolat Royale, The Palms Lekki (food court), All outlets


Highlights of COPA Lagos 2013 include: Celebrity and Team Matches; Musical Concert;  Le Petite Marche; Fashion shows