Arsenal bring FA Cup to Nigeria

FA Cup By: Ayodeji Tunde | 19/06/2017

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The FA Cup won by Super Eagles star Alex Iwobi and his Arsenal teammates in May at the Wembley Stadium has been brought to Lagos, Nigeria for fans to catch a glimpse of.

Receiving the Arsenal delegation, MTN’s Chairman Pascal Dozie congratulated the club for its victory in the English FA Cup competition.

In his words – “Winning the FA Cup in such a tough season gives us greater reasons for celebration, and is a testament to the teams’ resilience and determination. Virtues which resonate with me personally, and with MTN as a whole”

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Speaking further, he said that “bringing the FA Cup to Nigeria shows the extent to which the club values its supporters in Nigeria.

On his part, the Head of Partner Services, Gordon Tannock described MTN Nigeria as a strong partner to Arsenal F.C. “It is good to be in Nigeria again, a place where we have millions of our most passionate fans. MTN is a valued partner to Arsenal F.C, and bringing this cup here is our way of appreciating the company and our fans.”