Giving foreign celebrities Nigerian names just never gets old.
This past weekend it was one of football’s greats, Micah Richards who got his Nigerian christening, as the City Legend revealed his Nigerian name to be Emeka.
This reveal was made during an exclusive event hosted by STAR Lager as part of Man City’s Global Tour.
Micah, who was clearly loving his time in Lagos talked about his experience in Nigeria, stating that his first jollof experience will go down as his best moment in Nigeria. The City Legend certainly made an impression on the guests in attendance, and it's easy to see why he is so beloved by the citizens.
Guests at the event got the chance to meet one on one with Micah Richards as well as bask in the awesome feeling of seeing the six silverware won by City during the 2018/2019 season.
STAR’s landmark partnership with Manchester City allows the brand to deliver evenings such as these, which gives fans the opportunity to get even closer to their favorite clubs.