Ex-England international, Rio Ferdinand has issued a formal statement to confirm his visit to Nigeria in the next few weeks.
That is in the wake of Guinness Nigeria recently unveiling an exciting new partnership with the legendary Premier League footballer.
The former Manchester United defender will be visiting Nigeria from 30th November to 1st December of this very year 2018.
That is while bidding to join Guinness’ efforts to find and celebrate Nigerian football fans that are Made of More.
Guiness posted on their official Twitter handle, writing: “Legendary Premier League footballer, Rio Ferdinand.
“In anticipation of Rio’s visit, Guinness Nigeria will be running a promo to select winners.
“And that is for these winners to join Rio at a live international match in Cameroon.
“The promotion will have its official launching on the 9th day of November, 2018.
“You are welcome to participate by sending an SMS of the code under the crown of your Guinness Promotional Bottle to 1759.” The tweet read.
“Ferdinand Is Coming To Nigeria” – Magunda
And while commenting on Ferdinand’s visit to Nigeria, Managing Director, Guinness Nigeria, Baker Magunda made a remark.
He said: “Guinness is a bold beer for extraordinary people, so, we have delight to be working with Rio Ferdinand.
“And that is a player who has constantly demonstrated bold creativity, imagination and confidence on the field.” The MD of Guinness stated.
Barely days after the retired centre-half announced his engagement to reality-television star, Kate Wright, the star will be visiting Nigeria.
Some tweets from Nigerians and foreigners alike read: “He is coming soon, brothers and sisters.
“No, no, not Jesus, I am talking about football legend, Rio Ferdinand, he is coming to Nigeria very soon!
“Fans, ACs, everyone, watch this space for details.” #FansMadeOfMore
Another read: “Guys, guess what? Rio Ferdinand is coming to Nigeria! #FansMadeOfMore