Verge CELEBRATEs NFL KICKOFF AT TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR STADIUM

Thursday night saw stars from the worlds of sport, music and entertainment come together at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium to celebrate the start of the 2019/20 NFL season with an exclusive kickoff event which saw UK’s finest attend the transformed NFL locker room at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.

Stars, media and fans alike congregated to the crown jewel of North London to start the NFL season. NFL Kickoff, a star studded event where the football of the west settles east of the Atlantic.

Food, drinks, custom hats from New Era and socks from Stance, there was no shortage of memorable moments. Whether it was standing in the splendor of Tottenham Hotspurs Stadium or a game of Madden 20, there was truly something for everyone.
AJ Tracey even stopped by for a surprise performance in the stadiums locker room, and did he ever deliver. This NFL UK event was everything it needed to be and then some. Verge Magazine and The Sportsheads were beyond thankful to have been there.

Thursday night saw stars from the worlds of sport, music and entertainment come together at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium to celebrate the start of the 2019/20 NFL season with an exclusive kickoff event which saw AJ Tracey in the transformed NFL locker room at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.

Sports stars Troy Deeney, Michail Antonio and World Cup winner Liam Plunkett joined Love Islanders Josh Denzel and Jack Fowler amongst others on the red carpet. Guests partied in the stadium’s NFL locker room where British rapper AJ Tracey performed tracks, including smash hit ‘Ladbroke Grove’, to a VIP crowd of 300.

Guests were among the first to explore the state-of-the-art NFL facilities at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, which will play host to two of the four NFL games held in London this Autumn.

Stars including quarterback Cam Newton and British defensive end Efe Obada (both Carolina Panthers) will take to the turf at the home of Tottenham Hotspur which, complete with dedicated NFL field and locker rooms, is the first purpose built NFL stadium outside of the United States.

This autumn London plays host to two regular-season games at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium and two at Wembley Stadium:

 

NFL London Games 2019

 

Chicago Bears vs. Oakland Raiders

 Sunday, Oct. 6, 18:00, at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium

 

Carolina Panthers vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Sunday, Oct. 13, 14:30 at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium

 

  Cincinnati Bengals vs. Los Angeles Rams

  Sunday, Oct. 27, 17:00 at Wembley Stadium

 

Houston Texans vs. Jacksonville Jaguars

Sunday, Nov. 3, 14:30 at Wembley Stadium

 

NFL UK Fans can follow the NFL season on Sky Sports; BBC One, Two and iPlayer; and NFL Game Pass with updates on all things NFL via @NFLUK on Twitter and Instagram.