Super Eagles star Ahmed Musa has announced the death of his mother, according to a tweet he posted on Thursday evening.
Musa, who scored two of Nigeria’s three goals at the 2018 Fifa World Cup in Russia, had previously wished his mum a quick recovery from an ailment before she passed on.
“What a sad day of my life. Just lose [sic] my mum,” the former CSKA Moscow forward tweeted.
What a sad day of my life,just lose my mum 😭😭😭😭😭 pic.twitter.com/5kPIieyyn0
— AhmedMusa718 (@Ahmedmusa718) January 24, 2019
I am sure being tucked in bed is not the best thing you know to do. All your children are waiting for you to get out of bed and say 'I am back in action'. Get well soon Sweet Mum!❤️🙏 pic.twitter.com/LC9gIEaXgI
— AhmedMusa718 (@Ahmedmusa718) January 23, 2019
Meanwhile, fans have taken to Twitter to commiserate with the Eagles forward.
Concise News captured some tweets as listed below:
We will be with you in your grief before your joy we are with you always (God has mercy and forgive)
— ❄️💛شاكي زمانه💛❄ (@AL_NASSSSER) January 24, 2019
May Allah bless her and soul rest in peace
— ALSAMER (@6ALSAMER) January 24, 2019
Inna Lillahi Wa Inna Ilayhi Rajioon
May Allah SWT in his infinite mercy grant her a place in Jannah
My sincerest condolences to you and your family Brother
— أحمد المعلم – Ahmed Almualim (@a_almualim) January 24, 2019