Nigerian fans have been banned from taking 'lucky' live chickens into the ground for their team's opening Group D game with Croatia on Saturday. Supporters of the Super Eagles believe the tradition of taking chickens to games brings the team luck. However, the Russian government have banned the practice when Nigeria, competing at their sixth…

Nigerian indigenous rappers, Olamide and Phyno, have released a World Cup theme tune to support the Super Eagles at the finals of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. The song, titled “Dem Go Hear Am” produced by Pheelz, is powered by Aiteo, a main sponsor of the Super Eagles for the 2018 FIFA World…

Super Eagles midfielder Oghenekaro Etebo has joined Championship outfit Stoke City on a five-year-deal. Etebo joins Stoke City just days before Nigeria take on Croatia in their group opener of the 2018 FIFA World Cup. The 22-year-old spent the second half of the 2017/18 season on loan at Spanish side Las Palmas from Portuguese outfit…

Our 2018 tryouts which began on Monday April 23, 2018 ends today. The 5-Day Camp attracted youth players from all over the country to the University of Lagos Sports Centre and many exciting talents were discovered. The goal of the 2018 Tryouts is to select 25 youth talents (U21) that will be form the Turf…

Our mission to scouting gifted Nigerian Football Talents continues today as we begin our 2018 Tryouts at the University of Lagos Sports Centre, Lagos. We're looking forward to discovering the most exciting football prospects and giving them the best training and development programs that will create career opportunities for them. Turf Season is a sports…

Turf Season 2018 Tryouts now has a new date. The 2018 Tryouts will now hold on Monday the 23rd of April to Friday, 27th of April 2018 at the University of Lagos Sports Centre from 8am to 12noon daily. All registered participants please take note. For participants yet to register, the Registration Period has also…

The 2018 Project

March 27, 2018 0

Ever wondered what Turf Season is all about? How we started, the journey so far and how far we have arrived as well as the next steps? Find Everything you need to know about Turf Season and the 2018 Project here: bit.ly/ts2018pdf Turf Season needs U21 talents for its 2018 Project. To join the team,…

Brazilian World Cup winner Ronaldinho has retired from football, his brother and agent has confirmed. Ronaldinho, 37, has not played for a professional team since leaving Fluminense in 2015. The former Barcelona star, part of the triumphant Brazil 2002 World Cup squad, won the Champions League in 2006 -- a year after having collected the…

KELECHI IHEANACHO scored the first goal given by VAR (Video Assisted Referee) in English football during Leicester's FA Cup clash against Fleetwood. The Foxes forward was initially deemed offside when latching onto Riyad Mahrez's pass. The VAR showed that Kelechi Iheanacho was actually onside Iheanacho went onto score only to see the linesman raise his…

Are you a grassroots football talent between the ages of 15 to 21? Here's your chance to get scouted for professional football with Turf Season Football Reality TV Project. Sign up now for the 2018 Trials and shine your way to the top. Click here to register. Registration fee is 5,500 Naira.