Football is life. Life is football. You can never see a more laconic statement as this.
The beautiful thing about Football is it connects with everyone. No discrimination of your religion, ethnic background and race.
And if you want to list countries with the most passionate followers of the round leather game in the world, Nigeria will be among the elites.
Nigerians are crazy about football! Nigerians breathe football! Nigerians love football!
Gistsvilla Sport has decided to reveal 8 Popular Musicians in Nigeria And The Football Club They Love And Are Crazy About As You:
8. Ruggedman (Manchester United)
In case you didn’t know, “Ruggedy Baba” aka Ruggedman who is arguably one of the most talented rappers in the country, is an ardent fan of English giants Manchester United.
The graduate of political science from Lagos State University, Ọ̀jọ́ doesn’t shy to flaunt his favourite club’s jersey everywhere and tweets about them during match days.
7. P-Square (Chelsea)
Yep we know the duo are currently in an unfortunate crisis, but football wise they tally.
Peter & Paul are staunch supporters of English outfit Chelsea.
And they are not football fans by mouth.
Peter, 35, has been to Stamford Bridge (the home ground of Chelsea football club) many times, chatting and taking photos with many Chelsea stars.
6. Dr. Sid (Manchester United)
You should hang around Dr. Sid’s twitter account to understand his craze for Manchester United.
Remember the season United finished 6th in the Premier League? The man from Delta State was not himself…. We observed that from his angry tweets lol 😂 😂
5. Niniola (Arsenal)
Yep the writer of this article is an Arsenal fan. So i was flying in cloud 9 when Nini told me she supports, of all teams, Arsenal. Unbelievable!
The third runner-up on the sixth season of Project Fame West Africa further revealed she was at the Emirates Stadium recently to watch a match.
4. Don Jazzy (Manchester United)
Wow Manchester United is really winning.
Michael Collins Ajereh, popularly known as Don Jazzy is also a fan of the Red Devils.
The CEO of Mavin Records loves to tweet his support but also rant about how Pogba has never justified that gigantic price tag on his head. Hahahaha.
3. Banky W (Arsenal)
Oluwabankole Wellington or Banky W deserves a statueoutside the Emirates stadium, Arsenal’s home ground, to venerate his commitment to the club amid the bad times like that horrible day at Old Trafford.
The Nigerian singer, rapper and actor is a true fan of the Gunners.
2. Davido (Chelsea)
Only few will know this, which is exactly the point of this article.
Davido, fresh from his MTV EMA exploits, is a fan of English side Chelsea.
Yes! Obo is also a regular visitor at Stamford Bridgeand has taken countless photos with some of Chelsea biggest stars.
And i think Victor Moses actually convinced him to support the Blues.
1. Olamide (Barcelona)
And we are signing out with nobody else but Olamide badoo.
Olamide is a crazy Barcelona fan and has never hidden his love for the La Liga giants!
Other Notable Mentions:
Solidstar (Manchester United)