Music and football continues to entertain fans for so many years and it’s not coming to an end anytime soon as we continue to see more music stars showcase love for their preferred football club on and off social media.
We take a look at Nigerian music stars, their favorite football club and how they’re building/strengthening their fan base using football contents on various media platforms.
- Burna boy
The Grammys award winner and African giant is a Manchester United fan.
— Burna Boy (@burnaboy) September 8, 2020
Burna was also seen celebrating his last birthday with France star, Paul Pogba.
Burna Boy x Paul Pogba 🇳🇬🔥 pic.twitter.com/pk6YVq490K
— utdreport (@utdreport) July 3, 2021
- Dj Cuppy: Once upon a time the biggest Arsenal fan on Twitter Nigeria, the Nigerian performing artist, philanthropist, and DJ showed love for the gunners via her numerous tweets and conversations with her fans. Interestingly, she fell off with the gunners following their lack of trophies and poor form in June 2020.
— Cuppy (@cuppymusic) June 20, 2020
She went on to join Manchester United and now recognized as a huge fan of the Red Devils.
— Cuppy (@cuppymusic) July 26, 2020
- Mayorkun: Supports Manchester United and constantly known for creating humorous content to voice his displeasure against the Red Devils thereby generating over 500million impressions and 1m video views.
. @ManUtd Y’all just made my day!👏🏼🔴
— MAYORKUN (@Mayorkun) April 11, 2021
— MAYORKUN (@Mayorkun) November 24, 2019
- Kizz Daniel: Arsenal fan
- Olamide: Barcelona
- Wizkid: Chelsea
Other popular artistes supporting Manchester united includes Simi, Adekunle Gold, Fireboy DML, Reminisce, Ruggedman, and Tekno.