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Former Super Eagles star Henry Onyekuru has inspired emerging talents in the local league after the Saudi-based striker supported the players of Inter Lagos FC ahead of its official launch today, January 31.
The winger, who plies his trade with Saudi Pro League club Al-Fayha, was present at the club’s victory against Gateway United inspired the players for their display by doling out a healthy match bonus.
Onyekuru’s visit also thumbed up the organisation and management of Inter Lagos, having been launched in the last quarter of 2023 as the club has been campaigning in the Nigerian National League (NNL) where it sits joint top of Group B.
Inter Lagos FC, known as “The Pride of Lagos,” is poised to set a new standard in football excellence as it gears up to unveil its dynamic vision in a media launch event.
Lanre Vigo, co-founder and CEO of Inter Lagos, said: “Formal launching is not just about unveiling our club to the public; it is about showcasing the culmination of our dedicated efforts in establishing the internal structures essential for our success. The event today, Wednesday January 31, will mark the convergence of our vision, passion, and readiness to embrace the world stage, conquering one hurdle at a time. We believe it’s the perfect time to invite our community and fans to join us on this exhilarating journey towards greatness.”
Vigo, one of the founders of leading Plug Sports, an athlete management company, has a storied history of talent management, boasting a glowing list of national and global sports stars including Asisat Oshoala, Henry Onyekuru, Tobi Amusan, Uchenna Kanu, and Michelle Alozie as he recently signed MMA star Israel Adesanya to Plug Sports’ management roster.
Inter Lagos FC’s aspirations extend beyond national borders, as it steadily cultivates a global presence with a robust digital footprint. With a strategic focus on dominating football on the African continent, the club is poised to leave an indelible mark on the sport.Follow us on social media