How to participate in the PSG Irukka talent hunt

How to participate in the PSG Irukka talent hunt

Are you ready to give your child a lifetime opportunity to stardom? Irukka and Paris Saint German (PSG) presents the platform to help actualise the dream.

The organizers (Irukka) confirmed to PageOne that the talent hunt is designed to scout for young football talents between the ages of 13 and 17 years in Nigeria for further nurturing and development in France.

 The screening exercise is scheduled to hold between May and July 2017,  in 14 cities. Application form to be a part of the program is available in all UBA branches and accredited agents across the country.

Recalled that former Super Eagles and Dream Team handler, Samson Siasia was recently unveiled as the brand ambassador for the PSG Academy project.

Below are the guidelines on how your child or ward can participate in the talent hunt.

 – Interested participants must be between the ages of 13-17
– Forms are available at all UBA branches nationwide at N3000 only.
– Remember to ask for your Printout and payment slip after payment.

You may reach out to the following numbers for immediate assistance: +234 8130487260, 08118194338, 09090884839 Or via Email:

Paris Saint Germain Academy is recognized by the French Football Federation as one of the best in the country, the Paris Saint-Germain Academy received the Category 1, Class A rating in recent seasons. A veritable centre of excellence, it meets all the standards demanded by the Direction Technique Nationale and symbolises the capital club’s professionalism and success both on and off the pitch.

It is also worthy of note that Irukka is a Musical/Sound Equipment Mall specialized in sales and delivery of wide range of quality musical equipment wares from different brands launched with a  vision to spearhead a revolution in the online and offline business domain on the continent. The company (Irukka) unveiled its partnership with Paris Saint German late last year as official partners in football development in Nigeria.

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  • I like to be a part of irukka football academy

    • Chinedu

      Thanks Bob for your interest. If you think you have the right basic skills, quickly get to the nearest UBA branch closest to you for registration. Registration fee is N3,000.00. Choose your preffered screening center as well. Go to (Click on PSG) for further information. Or call the Customer Care Unit on +2348130487260, 09090884839, 08118194338


  • Victor

    Please I want to know the closing date for the registration thank you

    • Chinedu

      Registration closes in May, 2017.


    me 2 but my parent wont let me

    • Danilo

      I will like to be part of it too

      • Customer Care Unit

        Go to any UBA branch and resister.

  • godwin okoji

    i want to know when this hunt will godwin okoji

    • Customer Care Unit

      The hunt will end in August. Successfull players will be moved to PSG academy in France for further development and placement.

      • please which date we it expire in may

  • I will to be part of it… thank you


    Why is it only for 13 to 17?, is there no opportunity for people under 20 to 18?.

    • Customer Care Unit

      This is a youth football project. Sorry

  • Tobias

    Pls when will the registration end and pls name the city’s pls.

    • Customer Care Unit

      Registration will end in May. Screening will hold in 14 centers accross the country. Visit the website for more information. (Click on PSG). Phone numbers are 08130487260, 09090884839, 08118194338

  • kelechi Peter

    it is my dream to become a footballer

    • Customer Care Unit

      Great. Turn that dream to reality. Register now!!!



  • Uchechukwu

    Am 21 and I want to make my flaire plsss

  • I want to be an international football player

    • Customer Care Unit

      Please part of this project. Go and register ow

  • Richard

    Please what about the people is Cross River State, cant we also be given an apportunity to show our talent

    • Customer Care Unit

      Uyo is one of screening centers. Go and register at any UBA branch nationwide and be part of it.

      • olaniran Micheal

        May when is it closing

    • Richard Eshiet

      I will love to go to france.

  • Samuel nolito

    I will love too be part of irukka football academy

  • Really interested in the trial… Please what area in Lagos state is it going to be held

    • Customer Care Unit

      Our screening centers in Lagos are Epe, Badagry, Onikan, Ikorodu and Ikeja. Have you registered??? Quickly go to any UBA branch and register. Registration is closing next month.

  • please I won’t to be part of them boss

    • Customer Care Unit

      Go and register at any UBA branch

  • this my number 09070795653 I really love football so much If I can be part of them I will be happy sir

  • keep it up irukka

    • Customer Care Unit

      Thank you

  • keep it up irukka doing a nice goob for talented lard.just one word (keep it flowing.)

  • Samuel

    please,what’s the account name and account number

    • Customer Care Unit

      Just go to any UBA Bank and tell them you want to register. Or go to the website for more info. (click on PSG)

  • James Arthur

    By Faith Am already in France but i need to know the cities am in Imo state

  • Customer Care Unit

    Faith is good but your basic skill is needed too. Quickly go and register while it’s still open. Visit any UBA branch and get registered. Owerri is one of the slated 14 centers for screening.

  • osahon Harrison

    I will to be part of this…but am in Edo state, is Edo state part of d cities chosen?

  • levi moses

    i want to become a part of this football is my life i have dream of it i have think of it and now God have provide way for me all thanks to irukka-talant-hunt

    • i’m 21 and i just registered,i paid 3,000 in uba bank..i just can’t wait for this to begin,God blessing kees me going..i love football.france here i come.

  • Raymond

    Is there any other places i can register except from uba bank coz av been there but complained to have a bad network for now and have no fixed date of having network

  • Would like to get more info about any accredited agent where i can get registered coz have been to uba thrice and complained of having a bad network and have no fixed date of having network.

  • chinedu

    can I register if an 20 years of age from
    ,am from anambra

  • victorinho

    those in the age of 20, can they apply

    • Customer care

      It’s for ages between 13 and 17

      • Pls am 18 yrs old can i still paticipate pls call 08185561071

  • tochi

    I will lyk to be part of the talent hunt be I need more info about it cos Barcelona real played me last year and I do nt want any off that again

    • SteveMaine Jasper

      My question is, after paying the money at UBA. Where exactly in Lagos is the tryout taking place please?

  • Olamide Sadiq

    I love football and my dream is to be a professional footballer… I only look up to GOD please lead me through.

  • Ajani

    Its not easy getting three thousand but when i recieve my allowances by month end i’ll register, pls don’t kill my dream;-(


    Please is Enugu part of the screaning center.

  • David

    please am david what are requierement needed

  • Anthony Kelechi

    pls can u extend the data. pls

  • Deemay

    D website is invalid dont knw y

  • Emmanuel

    I am 17 can I register?

  • ogesprestige

    which of the city with they participate because I am in abuja I luv football academy

  • samuel snow

    May what will the registration closes


  • olaniran Micheal

    is it May 1st the form is closing

  • richard ogbeiwi

    I love to football because it is my life. And I hope I will be selected among those that will go to France to play for ball, is Edo state among the selected cities for screening

  • ibrahim abesinboke

    I will love to join IRUKKA academy

  • Uche

    am 19 years can i still register an be accepted

  • Ugwu Solomon

    I will like to b part of This

  • Ugwu Solomon

    Great opportunity for me

  • Chimezie divine

    Please i went to a bank in my area in palmgrove LAGOS they said they dont know about it pliz help me i want to register before it closes.

  • Okonji Daniel

    Its real guys i have registered #3000 is all i paid.. I hope and pray that i will make it.

  • Am 22 can I register

  • John E.

    Can one at age 17 by this last April 2017 apply.

  • Can one at age 17 by this last April 2017 apply

  • Are they operating it year by year

  • am 17 and i am in calabar, i will love join because am very talented….. this is my number 09095862410

  • Pls I want to understand something I just got registered yesterday and I called the customer care line and I explain to them that am 22 years of age and they said I should register pls I Don’t want to disappointed am a footballer and I really do want to play for dis opportunity please help me ,I beg u people in name of God these is my number I use to register 08178280032 plss

  • Austin Worgoh

    I want to be part of this great opportunity to fulfill my big dream as footballer

  • where in ikeja can i find this training centers?and what if am 17 already can i still be accepted?thank u


  • Please i do not have money but i want to be an international football.Please somebody help me,by God’s grace,if i am selected,i will never forget you.My number is 08175444850 please i prefer text message because the speaker of my phone is not good.GOD Bless the good samaritan.

  • I will love to join this irukka PSG, my dream is to become a footballer

  • Ajuruchi ugo Austin

    Wow,great With GOD and my skill
    I see myself playing professional football in princes park,what about port-Harcourt is it included in those cities, thanks

  • pls my brother will be 13 next month can he register for d program

  • Abraham Goodluck

    I want to join dis young football club,I feel to be dere

  • Thanks to irukka god bless them but am 18 can i register?

  • leonard godwin

    please i have registered,but i was only given a script without further explainations on what to do next and i also want to know if there is any screening center in kaduna state?

  • charles

    where is the venue in Enugu state..

  • i went to bank nd i tell them dat i wnt to buy d p s g trial form they said they did nt no anything abt it so wat will i do nw

  • Leonard sofe

    Have register ad I don’t no any screening centre in lagos

    • me as well register but dont know anything about what going on right now

  • i saw d advert in d sports paper in Nasarawa during NIPOGA Games 4 all polytechnics & colleges of technology in nigeria, & immediately i registered my son there & then in Nasarawa through uba bank.
    But his chosen screening centre as registered by me is Lagos bcos we are base in Lagos. I work with Yaba College of Technology, i am d Head of Sports in Yabs Tech. And slso presently, i am d Chairman, Lagos State Footbsll Coaches Association(LSFCA).
    My son’s name is Yamala Nathaniel Jite.

  • Favour osigele

    I love to join

  • Smart

    When is registration ending

  • Ezekiel Edewor

    Pls when is the screeninq date for those in portharcourt?

  • destiny aboh

    i have just gotten news now so i want to the expering date in may thank you

  • must it be 17yrs only what of 22yrs

  • Matthew idoko

    Have paid ready to move to france
    love irukka talent hunt i base in lagos

  • Badejo Oluwaphiirmy

    Am Badejo Oluwaphiirmy,Am 18 years old,I want to know if there is any opportunity for me to register… I live in lagos

  • pls when is the screening holding in owerri

  • alex

    i have registered am waiting for the day of screening

  • Afolayan Adefebi Adebayo

    pls when is it going to take place in Lagos ,I mean time table for Lagos centers

  • My name is israel atagana i want to join the irukka football academy but i cloked 18 in apri,pls can i still paticipate

  • Contact me with 08185561071

  • I want to register but my dad did nt support me whereas he is the general management of ekiti state sport council

  • Victor

    I am a football and I want to have more international experience with this academy and what are requirements and the form is still open.

  • Abiona jr

    I will be part thks to irukka

  • david

    how do i go about it

  • fadeni michael

    when is the tryout starting

  • the phone numbers that was drop for help and some others things is not going…
    not only that i have register but have not heard any information since and do not the centre that lagos is going to use….pls i need a help 08143303720


    sir I am interesting to indicate my talent in PSG I am from IMO state in orlu local government in Eziachi amano . my name is Ekene Ebosie I am playing supporting striker I am very legace in skills and I love scoring goals and I am a nice striker , I will be to join the up coming trail thanks for coporation

  • Awere

    Please after purchasing the form, where will i go for the trial…. And how many days trial is it?

  • we have register but we are still waiting for info or message to no were nd when to participate pls bless u

  • Lambert

    So after May u can’t register again

  • Please check their website and call their phone numbers on their website.

  • maku paul

    i love to be a part of it

  • derrick emmanuel

    please after may can u still register because Im very good at playing football

  • Daniel Rashford

    i would like to be part of it

  • Ahmed

    I am also interested in irruka football academy, but the registration date has closed how will I make it please

  • funnom Yero

    I want to know if there has been any update about the irukka talent hunt. I have paid my 3000 to uba and i have my printout. Any updates. From kaduna.

    • Ajirioghene Esther

      Yeah same here, but for my brother

  • Usulor chidera

    The number in the hand out is not available atall… And there is no venue for the screening and my parents think am faking this.
    Please do something about the number. Mine 07084496273

  • Quadri Opemipo

    why is it that the numbers are not available, my dad thinks it’s Fake .my number is 08066834842

  • Stephen Tella

    I have made payment since 12th of April, and now I’m still waiting for info of when screening will take place