What is it about?

This research speaks about the nature of slum life and how football has become a critical element for youths in navigating through the difficult realities in slums such as Ajegunle , Lagos

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Why is it important?

Because offers illuminating ideas on how football is now a good alternative for youths in slums to shun crime life


It adds to the existing literature on youth, football, delinquency and capital accumulation

Mr. Patrick Chukwudike Okpalaeke
York University

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This page is a summary of: Youth, Football and Everyday Lived Experience in Ajegunle, Lagos, Journal of African Cultural Studies, September 2021, Taylor & Francis,
DOI: 10.1080/13696815.2021.1960488.
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