The darkest day in the history of Nigeria football(Pictures)

Tomivic

Nigerians will never forget the day Okwaraji died, that day was the daskest day in Nigeria football. 


Samuel Okwaraji was born on the 19th of May, 1964 in Umudioka Orlu, Orlu Local Government Area, Imo State, Southeastern Nigeria.

His father, 'Mr. David Okwaraji' worked with the defunct Nigeria Airways as a Duty Officer with the mother, 'Lady Janet Okwaraji' being a retired school headmistress. Samuel Okwaraji has four brothers and two sisters.

On August 12, 2019, Samuel Sochukwuma Okwaraji died on field of play.

Okwaraji collapse 10 minutes to do end of Nigeria World Cup qualifying match against Angola for 1990 for National Stadium Lagos.

According to the report, he die from complication of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, im autopsy show enlarged heart and high blood pressure.



Before he died, Okwaraji play for some European clubs like AS Roma, NK Dinamo Zagreb, VfB Stuttgart and SSV Ulm.

This marked the daskest day in Nigeria football. 

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