By James Agberebi:
Nigeria National League club Heartland of Owerri have signed a partnership deal with Boluspor, the second-tier Turkish club confirmed on their official website on Friday.
Present at the official signing ceremony of the deal were President of Boluspor Necip Carikci, the club's Board of Directors and Heartland's President Goodfaith Chibuzor.
Benefits in the deal include mutual transfer between both clubs, technical assistance and also partnership in all kinds of sports activities.
Heartland will play in the NNL this season after they were relegated from the Nigeria Professional Football League last season.
They will begin life in the lower division with an away trip this weekend to Oleh where they will be guests to Delta Force in Group B of the NNL.