#CheckOut: Pictures from OBJ’s Novelty Match to Mark His 78th Birthday


Yesterday, 4th of March, 2015,  a novelty match was played  to mark former President Obasanjo’s 78th birthday at the MKO Abiola International Stadium, Abeokuta.

Obasanjo scored 2 goals to give his side the lead and eventual win, in a match against the state government. The match ended 2-1.

The Five-a-Side match ended with Obasanjo, Amosun and Mabogunje winning golden boots, Most Valuable Player and Golden Gloves awards respectively.

The match featured ‘skippers’ and ‘dream teams’, check more pictures after the cut