Happy Birthday! Samuel Okwaraji would have been 55 Today

Happy Birthday! Samuel Okwaraji would have been 55 Today

55 years ago one of Nigeria’s most iconic footballers was born and posthumously we celebrate Samuel Okwaraji.

Okwaraji played for the Super Eagles in a short lived career, that ended tragically when he collapsed during a World Cup qualifier inside the National Stadium in Lagos.

 


He was later pronounced dead, from an apparent heart failure.

 

Okwaraji earned 8 caps for Nigeria and scored a goal, he was 25 year-old.

If you use the quotes from this content, you legally agree to give www.brila.net the News credit as the source and a backlink to our story. Copyright 2020 Brila Media.

COMMENTS

WORDPRESS: 0
Comodo SSL SiteLock