Sports management technology platform FootballISM has kick-started a partnership that will see them manage 10 football academies in Nigeria.
Starting off with Barcelona Academy, Lagos, the platform has already secured 300 young footballers, aged between 8 and 19 years. And in January 2019, they aim to move to over 600 with new Southampton football academy set to join.
“The agreement is part of a broad project to create a total of 10 football academies in [Nigeria],” read an official statement.
“The original technological solution gives to decision makers and staff a tool to rethink management strategies, promote best practices and have an efficient working environment.”
Filipe Esteves, Head of
“Football academies and clubs have access to complete information in a single platform, customizable, that allows
“The partnership set in Nigeria with Barça Academy Lagos is the confirmation that