Nollywood stars, Iyabo Ojo, Toyin Abraham-Adedeji, and Debo Adebowale (Mr Macaroni), who are prominent brand ambassadors of Nigerian Breweries, joined forces with enthusiastic Super Eagles fans to create an unforgettable evening ahead of the team’s crucial match against Sierra Leone, Soccernet.ng reports.
Nigerian Breweries, the country’s leading beverage company, organized the delightful event at the esteemed Eko Hotels and Suites in Lagos, aiming to strengthen the bond between the Super Eagles and their devoted supporters.
As the Super Eagles intensively trained in Lagos under the guidance of Coach Jose Peseiro, Nigerian Breweries recognized the importance of fostering a strong relationship between the players, fans, and brand ambassadors.
This special gathering provided an opportunity for everyone to interact, share moments of joy, and build camaraderie before the upcoming Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match.
Sandra Amachree, the Head of Marketing and Communications at Nigerian Breweries Plc, expertly hosted the event.
The atmosphere buzzed with excitement as Super Eagles players, including captain Ahmed Musa, Alex Iwobi, William Troost-Ekong, Taiwo Awoniyi, Joe Aribo, Victor Osimhen, and the team’s beloved comedian Kelechi Iheanacho, engaged in lively conversations with their adoring fans.
The brand ambassadors, Iyabo Ojo, Toyin Abraham-Adedeji, and Debo Adebowale (Mr Macaroni), added a touch of stardom to the event.
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They expressed their deep admiration for the Super Eagles players and commended their unwavering commitment to bringing joy and pride to the hearts of Nigerians.
The brand ambassadors encouraged the players to remain dedicated and resilient, reminding them of the unwavering support they receive from their fans, even during challenging times.
Throughout the evening, fans had the opportunity to ask their favourite players questions and share memorable moments.
Alex Iwobi revealed his favourite post-match meal, while Joe Aribo shared his current pre-match jam. Victor Osimhen nostalgically recounted his first breakthrough experience, and Kelechi Iheanacho playfully joked about his alternate career as a footballer.
The gathering organized by Nigerian Breweries exemplified the company’s profound commitment to Nigerian football and their efforts to foster unity between the Super Eagles, their loyal fans, and the brand ambassadors.
This innovative initiative played a significant role in bridging the gap between players and supporters, creating a strong sense of camaraderie within the Nigerian football community.
As the Super Eagles embark on their mission to secure victory against Sierra Leone, they carry with them the overwhelming support and best wishes from their dedicated fans, brand ambassadors, and Nigerian Breweries.