The maiden Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq Talent Hunt Tournament 2021 will kick off on Monday, with the opening match between Arsenal Kiddies Football Academy and Gidado Football Academy, at the Main-Bowl of the Kwara State Stadium Complex, beginning from 9.00am.
The match will be coming up after a screening exercise involving all the 20 youth clubs and academies, which is expected to kick start by 7.00am, at the Stadium.
French Ligue 1 side, Olympic Merseille will scout for players at competition tagged ‘1st Governor AbdulRasaq Talent Hunt’
The football tournament, which will be for U-17 players, will feature Kwara United Youth Team, ABS FC Youth Team, Kwara Football Academy (KFA), La Planet SA, House of Prayers Football Academy, Leacon Football Academy, Offa, Musty and Yolymike Football Academies.
Others are Emmy for Geo Football Academy, Debby Football Academy, Genosis Stallion Football Academy, Arsenal Kiddies Football Academy, B3 Warriors Football Academy, De-missionary Football Academy and Foresight Football Academy.
Also participanting are Royal Football Academy, Elite Football Academy and Barrier Football Academy.
The General Coordinator, Bashir Badawiy said all arrangements have been concluded for a hitch-free tournament.