MANY FORMER PROFESSIONAL PLAYERS FROM GERMANY AND SOUTH AFRICA CELEBRATE A FANTASTIC CLOSING EVENT „BUILDING BRIDGES TO SOUTH AFRICA“ OF THE LOCAL GERMAN CLUB VFB ANNWEILER. EVERY PARTICIPANT OF THE CLOSING EVENT IN THE BEAUTIFUL „RATSSAL“ IN THE CITY HALL ANNWEILER HAD THE OPPORTUNITY MAKING PICTURES WITH THE GERMAN “MEISTERSCHALE” AND FORMER PROFESSIONAL PLAYER SILVIO MEISSNER.
During his career he played more than 250 Games in the Bundesliga and won the German Bundesliga with VfB Stuttgart 2007 . Mayor Benjamin Seyfried welcomed also Peter Petersen (current Head of Development of Maritzburg United and former Bafana-Bafana player), Kurt Lentjies (former professional PSL player and coach) and Ayanda Sigwili (CEO of Dynasty Sports) digital.
The three well-known South African personalities answered many Questions. In a very entertaining Q&A about the differences in football style of both countries and the experiences of Sigiwli and Petersen in Germany all the kids get a special surprise from Topps. „Our week „Building Bridges to South Africa“ was a huge success.
Ayanda and Peter did a amazing job and all the kids and coaches highly enjoyed getting impact from professional coaches from another country“, said Sven Dausch, chairman of VfB Annweiler.