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Nigerian footballer John Ogu proposes to his girlfriend on the pitch


Nigeria midfielder, John Ogu proposed to his girlfriend, Chiugo Akaolisa on the pitch after  his Israeli club Hapoel Beer Sheva beat Maccabi Peta Tikva 5-2  on Saturday.

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After the finale whistle, John Ogu bent a knee with a diamond-encrusted ring in his hand and surrounded by his colleagues, asked  Adoalisa to marry him.

Happily, she said yes. They then hugged kissed.

An excited Ogu posted on Twitter: “Thank you great God. Great result tonight and above all she said YES!!!!!”