Mikel Obi Gives His Share Of Japanese Billionaire Katsuya Takasu’s Donation To Samson Siasia + Team Refuses To Release The Money To NFF
After the U23 Nigerian Olympic football team won their bronze medal at the just concluded Rio Olympics on Saturday, the team were gifted $390,000 by Japanese footballer Katsuya Takasu who has been a fan of Nigerian football.
He had made the pledge to gift team a few weeks back if they won a medal…but no one thought he was serious until he shocked us all by handing over the cheque to Mikel Obi.
Takasu gave team captain Mikel Obi $190,000 and $200,000 to Head coach, Siasia and the rest of the team to share equally. But Mikel has gone a step further to give his share away to Siasia.
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