Spanish La Liga club Cádiz CF will pay tribute to late Nigerian singer Ilerioluwa Oladimeji Aloba, popularly known as Mohbad with a customized jersey.
Mohbad, a Nigerian singer who passed away on September 12, 2023, at the young age of 27.
His music was enjoyed by people all over the world, making him one of the most popular singers in Nigeria.
Cádiz CF also expressed their tribute to Mohbad by posting a message on their social media pages, according to EuroFoot on their X handle.
They paid tribute with a jersey bearing Mohbad’s name and number 27 on the back, which was placed on the bench during their match against Rayo Vallecano.
Cádiz CF’s tribute to Mohbad is a touching gesture that shows that the club is more than just a football club. They are also a community that cares about its members and fans.
The tribute was also well-received by Nigerian fans, who appreciated the club’s gesture of respect to their beloved singer.
“Thank you, Cádiz CF, for paying tribute to our beloved Mohbad,” one fan wrote on social media. “This means a lot to us.”
“Cádiz CF has shown class and respect with this tribute,” another fan wrote. “We are grateful to the club for this.”
Cádiz CF’s tribute to Mohbad is a reminder of the power of sport to bring people together and to show compassion for others.
It is also a reminder that football is more than just a game. It is a way for people to connect with each other and to show their support for their communities.
🇪🇸🙏 Cádiz CF are paying tribute to famous Nigerian artist, Mohbad, who sadly passed away recently.— EuroFoot (@eurofootcom) September 27, 2023
A shirt will be present in the stadium for the La Liga match vs Rayo Vallecano this afternoon.
"Tribute for Mohbad in our temple." 💚🇳🇬 pic.twitter.com/UVAsamKO4w