Lagos @ 50: Super Eagles Stars To Light Up Teslim Balogun Stadium
Football fans that would not to be able to go all the way to Uyo in Akwa Ibom State for Saturday's AFCON clash between the Super Eagles and their South African counterparts can still catch a glimpse of the Nigeria Football stars in Lagos.
It has been revealed that a good number of Super Eagles players will be on parade for Sunday's commemorative match to celebrate Lagos at 50 .
As stated by the organizers, the match will see Lagos-born Eagles led by China-based Obafemi Martins facing Eagles players from other states on Sunday at the Teslim Balogun Stadium.
Special Adviser on Sports to Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, Anthony Adeyinka hinted that all arrangements have been put in place for the players to arrive in Lagos after their 2019 AFCON qualifier against Bafana Bafana.
It was also gathered that a novelty match between Stationary Stores of Lagos and Young Strikers Academy will be played in the afternoon before the Eagles match at night.
Players that have confirmed include Kayode Olanrewaju, Obafemi Martins, Ogenyi Onazi, Dele Alampasu, Sylvester Igboun, Gbolahan Salami, Elderson Echiejile and Nnamdi Oduamadi.