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|Today In History: Biography Of Samuel Okwaraji by VGSocial: 4:03pm On Aug 12, 2020|
Samuel Sochukwuma Okwaraji was born on May 19, 1964. At 23, Samuel earned his bachelor and master’s degree in law. But, he had a burning passion for football. Consequently, he became a successful athlete globally.
Samuel earlier played for several teams like Associazione Sportiva Roma, Građanski Nogometni klub Dinamo Zagreb, and Austria Klagenfurt. Subsequently, Okwaraji earned a six-year contract with Verein für Bewegungsspiele Stuttgart in Germany. But, he was loaned to a second division team, SSV-ULM 1846.
In 1988, Okwaraji made his first appearance for the Green Eagles. Although his club demanded a fee of $45,000 from the Nigerian Football Association (NFA) before he could play for Nigeria, Okwaraji stood against the intended exploit and interceded appropriately. Eventually, he made his debut in the match against Algeria...read the article: https://veegil.com/t/today-in-history-biography-of-samuel-okwaraji/350?u=onye.mercy
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