Service mogul guarantees Rivers United FC N1m to beat Bloemfontein Celtic
Port Harcourt-based company magnate Felix Obuah has guaranteed Nigeria’s representatives in the CAF Confederation Cup, Rivers United FC, N1 million to defeat South Africa’s Bloemfontein Celtic on Saturday when the satisfy
The News Company of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the encounter between the teams is the first round second leg tie of the competition and it will kick off at 4 p.m. at Charles de Gaulle Stadium, Port Novo, Republic of Benin.
The Media Officer of Rivers United, Charles Mayuku, made the offer understood in a statement on Thursday in Lagos.
” The Nigerian service magnate, political leader and philanthropist, Felix Obuah, has actually assured to pay Rivers United N1 million for a win and another N200,000 for each goal they score against the ‘Siwelele’.
” Obuah had actually assured gamers of Rivers United N2 million for a win, N1 million for a draw and another N200,000 for each goal they scored versus the Siwelele in the first leg.
” The ‘Pride of Rivers’ then made on their own N2.4 million for their 2-0 win in Bloemfontein, South Africa,” he stated.
The General Manager of Rivers United, Okey Kpalukwu, thanked Obuah for his magnanimity and big support to the team and guaranteed their fans that the team will not dissatisfy on Saturday.
” We value you sir for this inspiration to the group.
” We will do our best to score goals and win for you our sponsors, the fans and the country at large. We will not disappoint you by God’s grace,” he said. (NAN).