Osun State governor Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola has revealed that Nwankwo Kanu is the major reason he became a big fan of English Premier League club Arsenal, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.
“@papilokanu, I became an Arsenal fan because of you and I have remained a Gooner ever since,” Governor Aregbesola tweeted on Wednesday with a picture of himself and the towering former Nigeria captain shaking hands.
Kanu in response thanked the number one citizen of Osun State.
“Thanks I appreciate and nice to meet you. GOD BLESS YOU,” Kanu tweeted in reply.