The Barbados Legends Football Tournament
The Beautiful Game – is there anything quite like it? Some people will do anything for it – they’ll skip work, stay up all night, give up their family – all in the search for the ultimate football fix.
It’s a wonderfully addictive game of skill and luck – this perfect combination ensures that we can’t help coming back for more. For anyone under the misapprehension that the Brits beat anyone when it comes to their love for of football, look no further than the sun soaked island of Barbados.The Bajans are a nation of sporting heroes and fanatics and the country has long since been renowned for hosting a number of one-of-a-kind sporting events.
With its excellent on-island facilities coupled with the enthusiasm of its people, Barbados boasts a legacy of having previously hosted a number of world class events including the 2006 PGA World Golf Championships at the Sandy Lane Resort, the ICC Cricket World Cup Finals in 2007 and the Sentebale Charity Polo match with Prince Harry of Wales in 2010 to mention just a few.
"Some people think football is a matter of life and death. I assure you, it’s much more serious than that."– Bill Shankly, OBE