We’ll never forget! Rayo Vallecano’s tribute to former Super Eagles goalkeeper “Willy”

We’ll never forget! Rayo Vallecano’s tribute to former Super Eagles goalkeeper “Willy”

The memories of  Wilfred Agbonavbare will continue to live on at his former club side Rayo Vallecano, who have a mural of the late goalkeeper on of its Stadium gates.

Agbonavbare, who made over 170 appearances for the Liga club side, died in 2015 after a battle with cancer.

 


The tribute to the former player bear the words: “For your defense of this shirt, and your fight against racism, Rayo will never forget you. Eternal Willy.”

 

A picture of the Mural put on social media by Twitter user, The Spanish Football Podcast (@tsf_podcast).

 

 

“Willy” as he is known to Los Vallecanos faithfuls, was a Nigeria international and he was capped 15 times for the Super Eagles.

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