Okwaraji

From NigerianWiki
Revision as of 18:22, 28 August 2007 by Anyanna (talk | contribs) (New page: == Samuel Okwaraji == Samuel Chukwuma Okwaraji was a professional footballer who played internationally for Nigeria. On August 12, of 1989 Okwaraji collapsed ten minutes from the end o...)
(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Samuel Okwaraji

Samuel Chukwuma Okwaraji was a professional footballer who played internationally for Nigeria.

On August 12, of 1989 Okwaraji collapsed ten minutes from the end of a World Cup Qualifier against Angola in Lagos and died from congestive heart failure. An autopsy showed that the 24-year-old had an enlarged heart and high blood pressure.

Remembering Sam Okwaraji: http://www.gamji.com/article1000/NEWS1593.htm