Joseph Yobo Officially Retires, Announces Testimonial Match

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Joseph Yobo officially retires – Former Super Eagles captain Joseph Yobo has officially announced his retirement from professional football.

Yobo also used the opportunity to announce his testimonial, which will be played in Port-Harcourt on the 27th of May.



Former Everton and Manchester United manager, David Moyes; Manchester United Forward, Wayne Rooney; Manchester City midfielder, Yaya Toure and three times African Footballer of the year,Didier Drogba among other top footballers are expected to grace the occasion.

A number of Super Eagles greats were present at the ceremony, including Jay-Jay Okocha, Nwankwo Kanu, Taribo West, Peter Rufai, Victor Ikpeba and Henry Nwosu and Ifeanyi Udeze.

“It is not easy to play 100 games for your country and the fact that Yobo was the first to reach that mark says a lot about him as a player,” Yobo’s Eagles teammate, Okocha said.

See more photos from the event below:-

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