After so many speculations, it has been confirmed that Nigerian football legend Rashidi Yekini is dead.
According to sources which include sports analysts, colleagues& other footballers, the striker died this evening at Osogbo at the age of 48.
He would be buried according to muslim rites at his family House in Otta tomorrow.
He was the first Nigerian ever to be recognized as the best player on the African continent& was the most valuable player at the 1994 Cup of Nations.
May his gentle soul find repose
An Eagle has soared O_O