Waldorf Knoll Academy Partners Water FC
By Niyi Busari
Waldorf Academy has affiliated with Water FC, Abuja to train their young students on basics of football.
Water FC, a football academy founded in 2008 which privately owns a 2,000 capacity stadium in Apo, Abuja is identify talents and spur them to stardom.
The academy which is officially launched today call parents and guardians to enrol students who when registered will benefit from the school program to combine education with sports, music, art and linguistics.
The Academy which is situated at 41 Iya Abubakar Crescent, Jabi, Abuja also partners with Brooke House College in England.
Speaking at the event on Thursday, Head of School, Mrs Rachel Caine said: “The school curricula is designed such that it will engage all interest from learning a new language (Spanish, Japanese, French) to playing football, basketball, golf and for those whose children are interested in arts- a variety of musical instruments can be learnt.”
Makanjuola Nureni, the president, Water FC also expressed his happiness when addressing journalists at the opening ceremony.
“We thank God for what He has done for Water FC and MK Sports. We also thank Waldorf Knoll Academy for finding us worthy of taking charge of their sports. As we have done in the past, we will nurture talents from the school to become the best among the footballers in the world.”
Water FC which have a 2,000 capacity stadium in Abuja have produced the likes of Emeka Chinonso, Flying Eagles striker at the Poland 2019 World Cup, Makanjuola Success who also featured for the Nigeria U20 team the FIFA U20 World Cup in Poland, Michael who was adjudged Nigeria best player at the 2014 World Cup