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NFF commiserates with Odegbami over loss of son


The Nigeria Soccer Federation has commiserated with former Nigeria captain, Olusegun Odegbami, over the demise on Friday final week of his son, Oluwagbeminiyi Omo Odegbami.

The legend himself made the unhappy information public on Wednesday morning when he introduced the demise of the younger man who breathed his final on Good Friday, 30 March.

The Normal Secretary of Nigeria Soccer Federation, Mohammed Sanusi, empathised with the 1980 AFCON winner: “The demise of a son is probably the worst factor that may occur to any dwelling mother or father. It’s with a deep sense of sorrow that we commiserate with Dr Olusegun Odegbami. This should be a really robust interval for him.

“I keep in mind the eagerness with which our former captain traversed the entire of Cote d’Ivoire masking the Africa Cup of Nations earlier within the 12 months, and his palpable ardour and fervour any time he had the chance to talk with the Tremendous Eagles’ gamers. He believed strongly within the crew and needed it to win the trophy. I understand how upset he was that we misplaced within the Last match.”


Mr Sanusi disclosed that the NFF and your entire Nigeria Soccer fraternity have been praying for the repose of the soul of Oluwagbeminiyi Omo Odegbami because the unlucky information broke on Wednesday.

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“We’re in grief Dr Odegbami is a good pal other than being a legend of the Nigeria recreation and a former captain of Nigeria. Most of us marvel at his unflagging love and zest for the Nigeria recreation. We pray that God offers him the fortitude to drag via these troublesome moments and likewise grant the departed younger man everlasting relaxation.”

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