OYOGist.com has learned that Nigerian Billionaire Senator, Orji Uzor Kalu has signified his interest in purchasing a 35% stake in the English Premier league club, Arsenal Footbal Club.
Sen. Orji Uzor Kali made this known via his official twitter handle on Wednesday, 18th of November, 2020 while expressing how the NPFL Eyimba FC success has increased his passion and love for football.
“Our success with Enyimba FC btw 2000-2007 has continuously increased my passion for football. As the pillar of sports in Africa,I am considering an investment in football & I will buy 35 percent stake in Arsenal FC @Arsenal. Our target is to lift the Champions League & EPL back to back as we did with Enyimba. #OUK. ”
Senator Orji Uzor Kalu also promised to make Eyimba FC great again through special strategic partnership with Arsenal FC. He also noted that the strategic partnership would provide an opportunity for more of Eyimba’s professional players to gain international exposure.