The Nigeria Office of the Spanish La Liga, La Liga Nigeria has congratulated Nigeria League legend, Victor Ezeji on his illustrious 20 year career in the top flight of Nigerian football.
Country manager La Liga Nigeria, Mutiu Adepoju in a chat with the Chairman MOC of the Victor Ezeji Testimonial China Acheru, described Victor Ezeji as a legend worth celebrating.
Plans are already in top gear to give Ezeji a befitting testimonial for a player of his status and Adepoju says La Liga Nigeria will be proud to associate with Ezeji and the event.
‘Victor is a legend and he deserves to be celebrated, he played 20 years at the top flight which is no mean fit, this is why we will be at his testimonial match to support and celebrate him’
The Victor Ezeji Testimonial is scheduled to be played at the Sharks Stadium in Port Harcourt on the 17th of December and is expected to draw a crowd of Ezeji’s friends and fans to celebrate a player who gave his all while playing in the Nigerian top flight.
Ezeji started his professional career with Sharks in 1996, he also played for Eagle Cement/Dolphins, Enyimba, Sunshine Stars and Heartland.
He won the league with Dolphins in 2004 in addition to three FA Cup titles in ’04, ’06, ’07.
While at Enyimba, Ezeji won the Nigerian League title, A CAF Champions league and a CAF Super Cup.
He also added a WAFU Cup medal to his kitty when he returned for a third stint at Sharks from 2008-2012.