Abuja - The Nigeria Football Federation will this week unveil the new jersey of the national teams, which will also serve as the official jersey of the Super Eagles at the World Cup.
The new and refreshing design is produced by Adidas, the
official kit supplier of Nigeria National Teams and the leading kit
manufacturers in the world.
Minister of Sports and Chairman, National Sports Commission
(NSC), Bolaji Abdullahi will be special guest of honour at the event slated for
the front area of the Sunday Dankaro Football House, Package B of the National
Stadium Complex, Abuja, from 10am.
Also invited are Director General of the National Sports
Commission, Hon. Gbenga Elegbeleye, Chairman of the Senate Committee on Sports,
Senator Adamu Gumba, Chairman of the House of Reps' Committee on Sports, Hon.
Godfrey Gaiya, Chairman of the League Management Company, Hon. Nduka Irabor,
President-General of Nigeria Football Supporters Club, Dr. Rafiu Oladipo and a
number of prominent football figures.
NFF President, Aminu Maigari will have the compliment of Members
of his Executive Committee, as well as NFF Management led by General Secretary,
Barrister Musa Amadu. The Assistant Coach of Super Eagles, Daniel Amokachi,
will represent Head Coach Stephen Keshi, who is already in the United States
preparatory to next Wednesday's friendly against Mexico in Atlanta.
"There is a uniqueness about the new jersey that
Nigerians will love. The design is a top-of-the-range thing specially for the
FIFA World Cup Brazil 2014," Amadu said on Wednesday.
Goalkeeper Chigozie Agbim, midfielder Abdullahi Shehu and
striker Ejike Uzoenyi will showcase the new wears at the occasion.
NFF's Director of Marketing, Adama Idris, will explain
the concept of the new design, which will be worn for the first time by the
Super Eagles at next week's international friendly against Mexico in Atlanta,
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