Comedy superstar- Akpororo is set to represent Chelsea FC of England at this year’s edition of the celebrity football showdown – Celebrity Fans Challenge powered by Merrybet, against MAVINS star- Dr. Sid who is a staunch Manchester United fan. We know what you’re thinking- the organisers of this contest are wicked and Akpororo will ‘murder’ Dr. Sid, right? Well, not so fast! See, the event is on May 1st which happens to be Dr. Sid’s birthday, so I bet he does not intend to ‘cry’ on his birthday. Expect him to be fully prepared for this one and ready for war. Celebrity Fans Challenge is a unique event that combines musical and comedy performances with football contests in never-before seen high energy duels, as 20 of Nigeria’s biggest names in music, comedy and film represent their football clubs in heated verbal and physical duels live on stage.
The contestants this year include Peter Okoye of PSquare, MI Abaga, YCEE, Oritsefemi, Mr. Ibu, Sound Sultan, Simi and many more. The event is put together by Radio and TV sports OAP- Kiibati Bankole in partnership with Nigeria’s leading sports betting brand- Merrybet. Date: May 1st, 2016. Time: 4pm Venue: Oriental Hotel Victoria Island, Lagos. Tickets: Regular-N3000, VIP- N10,000, Tables- N300,000 Buy your ticket now at www.celebrityfc.ng , ariiyatickets.com or at the following outlets: Genesis Deluxe Cinemas, The Palms Lekki. Bruno’s Place, Ikeja City Mall. Eko Hotel, Victoria Island. One Center, Festac. One Center (inside Shoprite), Festac. US Polo Adeniran Ogunsanya Mall, Surulere. Proudly sponsored by Merrybet …where Champions play!!!! Follow @Merrybetgold for more info. #MerrybetCelebrityFC