AMAPRO Championship gets kicks off date, venue 

Published on: 23 June 2024

The 2024 edition of AMAPRO Football Championship has been fixed to get underway on Monday, 1st of July 2024 in Ilorin, capital of Kwara State as made available to

The initiator of the championship, Shogo Shodunnke who confirmed the date stated that this year's edition will be sponsored by Bet9ja Foundation and to be supported by 4th Brother Clothing.

Shodunnke also informed that 16 teams will battle it out for honors, glories and successes this term with much additional innovative ideas added as the final will take place on 7th of July at the Kwara State Stadium Complex, Ilorin.

The FIFA certified sports management expert added that, AMAPRO Soccer Market will take place in three centres in Kwara State to select exceptional players that will represent AMAPRO Selected at the tournament proper.

"We have added more impetus to this year's edition which we will unveil before the kickoff date.

"Apart from physical aspect of exposing the talents and shortening the gap between the professional and amateur footballers, we intend to notch it up technologically.

"We expect the participating teams to show more commitment and dedication than ever in this edition and are assuring them of a memorable championship," he said.

16 teams will compete for honors and trophy as well as gaining more visibilities in this year's AMAPRO Football Championship.

Notable among them NPFL All-stars, NNL All-stars, Abraysports FC, AMAPRO Sporting Academy, KFA, JSCA FC from Benin Republic, Jazzy Stars FA, Gateway FA, Kasam FA, Da Faria FC, HMK FC among others.

Abraysports FC emerged champions in the last edition after beating Kwara Football Academy, KFA by a lone goal in the final.

By Olaleye Oluwadamilola