Chelsea captain John Terry is the latest player from the English Premier League to confirm his availability in Port Harcourt for the Joseph Yobo Centenary Game scheduled for May 27 to celebrate the retirement of the former Super Eagles captain from football.
We are really excited by the confirmation of John Terry for the Yobo Centenary Game in Port Harcourt.
He’s one big player who is very popular here in the country because of England and Chelsea’s large followership in Nigeria,” coordinator of the Centenary Game, Waidi Akanni.
Both Thierry Henry and Wayne Rooney are also expected along with a host of other players from Europe.
Also confirmed for the match are top African players like Samuel Eto’o Fils, the Ayew Brothers, Dede and Jordan, Sulley Muntari, Djibrin Cisse and Tresor Lualua amongst others.