It was announced earlier this month that Guinness Nigeria has finalized a partnership deal with legendary English and Manchester United footballer Rio Ferdinand. Ferdinand will appear as the guest of honor for the Guinness Fans Made of More event coming up later this month.
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The former Manchester United defender will be visiting Nigeria on the 30th of November to 1st of December to join Guiness effort to celebrate with the fans of football in Nigeria for the “Made of More” experience.
Rio would be visiting the sub-Saharan country later this month, in anticipation for the event a friendly match has been scheduled between the Nigerian national team against the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon.
Guinness Nigeria confirmed it on their official Instagram account that the legendary superstar would be coming to Nigeria. See their post below:
The managing director of Guinness Nigeria, Baker Magunda stated;
“Guinness is a bold beer for extraordinary people. So, we are delighted to be working with Rio Ferdinand, a player who has constantly demonstrated bold creativity, imagination and confidence on the field”.
We are excited to have a great player like Rio Ferdinand in our nation and we are anticipating his arrival.
— Guinness Nigeria (@GuinnessNGR) October 31, 2018