Nigeria Youth Football: Pele to visit West African nation


Legendary football star Pele is scheduled to visit Nigeria this month CCTV Africa reports. The Brazilian icon is expected to visit the West African nation from September 22-23.

The visit is a part of a campaign to develop football talents among the youth, during the campaign a number of memorabilia will be auctioned and proceeds donated to Kanu Nwanko Foundation and the City of David Football Academy.

The Athlete Of The Century was expected to visit the country in August but the visit was put off due to health reasons.



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