Popular Nigerian musician, Peter ‘PSquare’ Okoye of the former Psquare group was at the Estadio de la Ceramica on Saturday to watch Villarreal’s Samuel Chukwueze confront Granada’s Ramon Azeez in a thrilling Laliga match that ended 4-4, Completesports.com reports.
Peter PSquare met Chukwueze at the ground after the game and was presented with a Villarreal’s jersey with his full name inscribed at the back.
Villarreal tweeted later Saturday night after the singer and Chukwueze took out time to parley.
“Naija connection! ??⚽? @chukwueze_8 thanks @PeterPsquare for his support at the Estadio de la Cerámica this evening. Endavant! ? #VillarrealGranada #HolaLaLigaSantander.”
Laliga was first to tell the whole world that the popular Nigerian musician was in town.
“Look who’s in town for the start of #LaLigaSantander! ??⚽️ @PeterPsquare ⚽️??
#HolaLaLigaSantander,” La Liga tweeted earlier on Saturday afternoon.
Peter PSquare was one of the early arrivals at the Villarreal home ground for the match and the club promptly flaunted his presence as fans drifted in to fill the stands.
“Welcome to the Estadio de la Cerámica @PeterPsquare! ??? ,” the club tweeted before kickoff.
Villarreal repeated at half time with scoreline at 1-1: “We have a very special guest at
the #EstadioDeLa Cerámica! The
African singer @PeterPsquare is
enjoying the #VillarrealGranada.
You are welcome @LaLiga.”
Granada’s Nigerian midfielder Ramon Azeez who played as a second half substitute in their away draw against Chukwueze’s Villarreal showed he was thrilled by the presence of Peter Okoye by retweeting the entertainer’s Tweet later in the night.
“Special shout out to all my beautiful African and @laliga fans. #VillarrealVsGranada #holalaligasantander @chukwueze_8 @AzeezRamon12,” the Peter Okoye’s Tweet reads.
Villarreal and Granada served out a thrilling 4-4 draw in their first Laliga game of the 2019/2020 season.
Chukwueze scored Villarreal’s fourth goal of the game – a sublime finish from inside the box following an assist by Santi Carzola.
Azeez came in as a substitute for Yan Brice Eteki in the 69th minute of the game.
Peter PSquare summed it up with his Tweet: “I’m so blessed! ??? Good game tonight guys???.”
By Adeboye Amosu