Ghana: “Man United” tops the Tls Sports Festival

Tema – Trinity Lutheran School (TLS) held its sports festival this weekend to improve students’ agility and physical fitness to promote academic work.

The event, held on the school’s campus, saw the students grouped in clubs such as Manchester United, Real Madrid, Paris Saint Germain, Barcelona, ​​Arsenal and Manchester City of their choice, battling it out for a trophy .

At the end of a 70-meter run, high jump, sack musical chair, among other games, Manchester United emerged victorious with accumulated points of 200.

Responding to questions on why the teams were grouped only in foreign clubs, the school’s executive director, Ms. Emma Akorfa Dzokoto, said that students should freely choose a local or foreign club of their choice under the supervision. of their parents; but it turned out that all the pupils and parents were registered with the foreign clubs.

She however said that to imbibe the spirit of patriotism and love for our local clubs and league, students would be responsible for choosing a local club of their choice at subsequent events to help promote the clubs. and the Ghanaian league which she exemplified by wearing a replica Accra Hearts of Oak jersey on sports day.

According to her, the primary focus of education was academics, which was certainly an important aspect of building a child’s career, but TLS recognizes the importance of children’s sport or fitness in education. ‘education.