Weeks after the Super Eagles World Cup kits made a splash among football fans worldwide, the team’s travel gear to the mundial in Russia is also turning heads.

The green and white coloured outfit, which features a chest-covering embroidered eagle alongside matching hats and shoes, was put together by Esimaje Awani.

NAN reports that Awani’s identity was revealed by a social commentator Freedom Atsepoyi aka ‘Mr Jollof’.

Mr Jollof, in a now-viral video, berated the media for not celebrating his designs as they celebrated Nike’s jersey designs.

Awani, the CEO of GT Stitches, is said to be a Nigerian-Canadian.

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Awani is a Warri, Delta state-based designer who specialises in making male and female kaftans.

Your attitude determines your altitude and looking good is good business!

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NAN reports that Awani’s outfits earned the Super Eagles rating as “the team with the best traveling uniform” in Russia by the BBC.

The rating comes days after a world fashion magazine GQ rated Nigerian Super Eagles jersey as the best for the 2018 World Cup.



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