About the football tournament

The Bayelsa Governor's Football Tournament, also known as the Prosperity Cup, is a grassroots football competition. The Prosperity Cup 2024 is scheduled to begin in May, with over 220 teams participating in the Male, Female, and Para-Soccer editions. Dubbed the largest grassroots football tournament in Nigeria by Hon. Sunday Dare, former Minister of Sports, the tournament was recently endorsed for two years by the Federal Ministry of Sports.

The Prosperity Cup is a significant event in Bayelsa State and has grown in popularity since its inception. Teams from various communities, security agencies, churches, and tertiary institutions compete, making it a diverse and inclusive competition.

The Propserity Admnistration is committed to the grassroots football competition

to discover new talents across the eight local government areas

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