Snoop Dogg announces 'Snoop Bowl'

Young footballers face off the day before the Super Bowl

Snoop Dogg
Hip-hop legend Snoop Dogg has announced that he will host the Snoop Bowl, a youth football game to be held in Arizona the day before the Super Bowl.

The sixth annual game will feature the Snoop Dogg All-Stars, a California youth football team coached by Snoop Dogg, pitted against local Arizona youth football players.

Football legends including Heisman Trophy winner Matt Leinart will be on-hand, with all proceeds going toward his charity, the Matt Leinart Foundation, which supports disadvantage youth through learning centres, sports activities and granting wishes.

"The Snoop Bowl gives the kids a reason to work and play hard throughout the season, knowing that it all culminates on this day," Snoop Dogg said in a statement. "It is about so much more than the game, the Snoop Youth Football League gives kids hope and meaning outside of just the sport."

The Snoop Bowl is set to take place February 2 at Hamilton High School in Chandler, Arizona.

Meanwhile, Snoop Dogg is gearing up to release his ninth studio album, 'Ego Trippin' on March 17, as previously reported.

--By our Los Angeles staff.
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