AFCON 2023: Super Eagles’ Victor Boniface Seeks Donations After Being Ruled Out for His Thigh Injury

AFCON 2023: Super Eagles’ Victor Boniface Seeks Donations After Being Ruled Out for His Thigh Injury

  • Super Eagles player Victor Boniface reached out to the public for support following his thigh injury
  • It is no news that the Bayer Leverkusen rising star could not represent Nigeria in the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations
  • Triggered by recovery videos shared by his international club, he appealed for donations to quicken the process

Super Eagles star Victor Boniface has appealed to the public for financial support following his thigh injury, which prevented him from playing for Nigeria in the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations. reported that the Bayer Leverkusen striker sustained a muscle and tendon injury in his right adductor during the Nigerians' training in camp in Dubai and will need surgery to repair the damage.

AFCON2023: Bayer Leverkusen’s Victor Boniface seeks donations
Victor Boniface seeks donations. Credit: @boniface_jnr
Source: Instagram

The attacker is still catching some fun with his fans despite being unable to represent his country at the 2023 AFCON.

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Victor reacted to a recent post by his international team in sympathy for his fractured legs.

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He noted that he had been getting so much support and well-wishes from fans. He playfully requested that, instead of the traditional "Get well soon" notes, he would prefer to get funds from them.

"Them one use get well soon kill Me. Make una send funds ooo," he wrote on his X page.

See his post below:

Reactions trail Victor Boniface's post compiled the reactions below:


"You pass the funds wey we go send."


"This guy na shoko."


"You dey use Opay?"


"How far how much Elon pay you last week."

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"Make them send funds for the disabled."


"Get well soon oo plsss, i no wan hear say Leverkusen lose or draw."


"Victor sef dey need fans , imagine me."


"Such a jovial dude.:

Victor Boniface flies grandma to Germany

The striker earlier stirred emotions online as photos of him and his grandma in an aeroplane heading to Germany went viral.

The young Bayer Leverkusen star, who moved to the German club last summer, has set the Bundesliga on fire since his move from the Belgian side, Union SG.

Some pictures shared online by Boniface elicited reactions as he flew his grandmother out of the country for the first time.


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