Ahmed Bayonle Arashi (born June 23rd, 1980) is the Founder of Scoutballers Soccer Recruiting a web platform that is designed to assist soccer players, especially of African descent to find trial opportunities and college scholarships to study and play in USA, Canada, Europe, and Asia. He also founded Midas Football Academy in Nigeria. Setup to discover, educate and develop young football players. He is currently planning to build a football facility where the players can combine vocational education and soccer to reach their full potential. Midas Football Academy has participated and won International youth tournaments in Germany, Denmark, Israel, and South Africa as well as some local tournaments in Nigeria.
About Bayonle Arashi
Speaker, Aspiring Leader, Motivation, Fatherhood, Football.
Bayonle loves to speak to young people from all over the world on the power of dreams and destroying limitations. He has appeared as a guest panelist at events and conferences globally with his 19 years’ experience and counting in broadcasting having worked with Murhi International Group owners of (MiTV and Star FM) & Daar Communications Plc. owners of Africa Independent Television (AIT and Raypower FM) in Nigeria. He has produced and hosted many popular football shows including LIMITLESS SOCCER a weekly magazine show that features highlights of top leagues in Europe and the U.S Major League Soccer, as well as RUSSIA ROUNDUP, a show that profiled all the 32 nations that participated at the 2018 FIFA WORLD CUP in Russia. His shows air on African Broadcasting Network and Afrocentrik Television in Houston Texas USA.
Bayonle covered the Africa Cup of Nations in Tunisia 2004, Egypt 2006, Ghana 2008 the FIFA World Cup in Germany 2006 and South Africa 2010 as a volunteer. He is the author of ROADMAP TO A SUCCESSFUL FOOTBALL CAREER. A step by step guide for aspiring football players on how to make a career out of the game.
EARLY-LIFE/BACK STORY Born and raised in Nigeria and had most of his education and early career in Broadcasting and Entrepreneurship in Nigeria before moving to United States in February 2015 to seek better opportunities. Arriving America with nothing but dreams in Atlanta but briefly lived in San Bernardino California before finding a home in Houston Texas. Bayonle has a professional certificate in Football Management from The Football Business Academy in Switzerland. He is the first of five children from his parents and had a very rough upbringing growing up in a polygamous family, Bayonle never allowed his environment or the obvious poverty around him to deter his dreams. He did many odd jobs to keep his dreams alive and also manages to take care of his family back home in Nigeria. Bayonle has worked with Amazon, FedEx and The Texas Department of Criminal Justice honing his leadership skills.