Blue Diamond Management Group, a boutique management agency based in Los Angeles, California, has announced the upcoming Panna Champions Cup tournament with professional soccer player Sergiño Dest as the official partner and co-host of the tournament. The Panna Champions Cup is a live 2v2 street and freestyle competition series. Tournament winners will receive cash prizes of up to $5,000 and merchandise signed by Edward Van Gils, also known as the godfather of street football. In addition, the winners have the opportunity to be flown to Amsterdam to take part in an exhibition with members of the Ronaldinho Globe Street Team at the famous Kings Dom in 2023.
Sergiño Dest, a professional soccer player for the United States National Team and FC Barcelona, is delighted to be teaming up with the Panna Champion Cup as the tournament’s co-host. So far, two famous street soccer players have signed up for the Panna Champions Cup: Panna Superball World Champion Jack Downer, aka Street Panna, and two-time Panna World Champion Mehdi Amri. Players have a chance to go head-to-head with these street football stars in a competition for the title of Panna Champion at the upcoming tournament. These two players have a huge following on social media and will bring a lot of attention to the Panna Champions Cup tournament.
“This tournament will provide a platform for players who cannot afford the pay-to-play tournaments. They’ll get a chance to show off their artistry as they take on some of the biggest names in street football,” said Street Football Godfather Edward Van Gils. “It is an honor to be part of the Panna Champions Cup and we are delighted to give this opportunity to compete with talented players from all over the world.”
“Sport has the power to change the world! The upcoming Panna Champions Cup creates an opportunity for street footballers to finally show the world what they’re made of,” said Melody Lampkin, a spokeswoman for Blue Diamond Management Group. “We are thrilled to be part of this movement and to give people the opportunity to connect through street football. Now everyone has the chance to enter a tournament without having to pay high entry fees.”
Anyone can register to be selected to participate by posting a video on Instagram about whether they have what it takes to become a Panna Champion. When posting the video, interested participants must tag @pannachampions and follow for their contribution to be considered. Tournament Panna Champions Cup will be held on February 27thth, 2022, at the Mayan in Los Angeles. The Mayan is located at 1038 S Hills Street. People interested in attending the tournament as spectators can subscribe to the official mailing list to receive a 10% discount on their tickets.
For more information on the Panna Champions Cup tournament, visit https://pannachampions.live.