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Otedola redeems $25,000 pledge to Super Eagles

Nigerian Billionaire, Femi Otedola has fulfilled his promise to the Super Eagles for the number of goals scored in the AFCON 2019 semi-final against Algeria.

Otedola had promised the Super Eagles twenty five thousand dollars per goal in their AFCON semi final encounter with the Desert Foxes.

Odion Ighalo’s penalty was all the Eagles got against the Desert foxes and Otedola according to the Nigeria Football Federation fulfilled the promise yesterday.

 

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Business mogul Femi Otedola has fulfilled his pledge of $25,000 to the @NGSuperEagles for their one goal against Algeria in AFCON 2019 semi final. Seen here on Tuesday with defender @omeruo22 (r),Team Administrator Enebi Achor (second l) and Equipment Manager Chidi Ngoka (l)

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The Super Eagles are also still expected to receive another fifty thousand dollars from Alhaji Aliko Dangote for the semi final goal.

Dangote had also pledged to splash the cash on each goals scored in the semi finals.

About Ayeni Wale

Olawale Ayeni, is a Media and Communication Arts, Masters in view fellow, a graduate of Theatre Arts from the University of Abuja respectively, has been in journalism right from his school days. He was a sports broadcaster with Osun state Broadcasting Corporation (OSBC). He was Sports Editor, Daily Stream Newspaper before joining Leadership Newspaper as Sports Correspondent. A lover of grassroots sports development and golf. A strong support of Arsenal FC.

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