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Team wins trip to ibiza after foosball final

Team Gidrews of Gideon Admasu and Meki Abass, representing Sheba Lounge of Mombasa, emerged the winners of the hotly-contested second Heineken Foosball Tournament in Westlands.

The team won a trip to the island of Ibiza to watch the live screening of the UEFA Champions League final on May 24.

Gidrews beat Team Mandulis of Tribeka by one point after amassing 19 points against their opponents 18. The final had three games each lasting for six minutes.

The teams drew the first game 4-4, before Gidrews won the second match 8-5 but lost the last 7-9 but held on to win the final by a point in the closely fought contest.

The final whistle drew wild celebrations as Gideon and Meki embraced while chanting songs.

“We wanted it more, played hard, and in the end we were rewarded,” said Gideon.