Eric Cantona, the football legend turned movie maker and FIFA Beach Soccer Ambassador, will be giving a world exclusive press conference at Soccerex 2005 to announce plans for the future of Beach Soccer in light of the inaugural Beach Soccer World Cup held in Brazil.

Additionally, Cantona will receive a “Lifetime Achievement Award” at the spectacular Gala Dinner at Soccerex in recognition of his legendary position in the world of football.

Duncan Revie, CEO of Soccerex says: “we are delighted to have one of the world’s most famous and charismatic players at Soccerex to address the world’s media on the future of Beach Soccer and to be honoured in person for his achievements in football”

Soccerex 2005 will be the biggest event ever staged on the business of football and takes place from 13th – 15th November in Dubai.

For more information contact James Worrall, Sales and Marketing Director, on +44 7957 286 331 or