9ja FlavourGrassrootsGrassroots football

2024 Africa Academy Stars tournament set for thrilling grand finale in Uyo

The 2024 Africa Academy Stars Tournament is set to culminate in a thrilling grand finale on Sunday, June 2, at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium in Uyo.

This highly anticipated event, powered by Island Stars Academy, Lagos, has showcased the talents of over 700 young footballers from various states across Nigeria.

The tournament kicked off with great fanfare, featuring Super Eagles Vice-Captain William Troost-Ekong, whose presence underscored the significance of the event in nurturing the next generation of Nigerian footballers. Troost-Ekong’s attendance highlighted the tournament’s role in promoting youth football and development.

The grand finale promises an exciting conclusion to the three-day competition, with final matches set in five different categories. The event will start at 9 am and include team and individual awards, as well as certificates for all participating teams, recognizing their efforts and achievements.

Africa Academy Stars Tournament

Day Two Results

Under 10:

  • Greater Tomorrow 5-0 Dynamic SPMD
  • Island Stars 1-2 Blessed Stars
  • Greater Tomorrow 0-1 Island Stars
  • Dynamic SPMD 0-2 Blessed Stars

Under 12:

  • Pillars Sports 0-0 Blessed Stars
  • Greater Tomorrow 3-1 Full Life
  • Pillars Sports 0-1 Full Life
  • Greater Tomorrow 2-0 Blessed Stars

Under 14:

  • Pillars Sports 1-0 Rockers FC
  • Full Life 2-1 Island Stars
  • Rockers 0-1 Full Life
  • Pillars Sports 4-1 Island Stars


  • Greater Tomorrow 1-0 Island Stars Academy

Under 16:

  • Immortality FC 0-1 Blessed Stars Academy
  • Sparrow FC 1-2 Murphy Stars
  • Murphy Stars 2-2 Immortality FC
  • Blessed Stars 1-0 Sparrow FC

Final Fixtures

U-16 Final:

  • Murphy Stars vs. Blessed Stars Academy
    • 9 am

U-14 Final:

  • Pillars Sports vs. Full Life Academy
    • 10 am

U-12 Final:

  • Greater Tomorrow vs. Blessed Stars
    • 10 am

Female Category Final:

  • Regnant Queens vs. Greater Tomorrow
    • 11 am

U-10 Final:

  • Island Stars vs. Greater Tomorrow
    • 11 am

The stage is set for an exhilarating conclusion to the 2024 Africa Academy Stars tournament, as young talents vie for top honors in their respective categories.

What do you think?

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Inline Feedbacks
View all comments

Related Articles

Back to top button
Would love your thoughts, please comment.x