A staff of Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA), Bambo Sholeye (not the one pictured) has died while watching the UEFA Cup final match between Real Madrid and Athletico Madrid at the weekend.
Bambo, 42, who lived at 49/51 Apatira Street, off Olushi Street in Lagos Island was a Real Madrid fan. It was said that he watched the match at a viewing centre near his house, and left the place after his darling team was one goal down till regulation, and went back to his house where he sat in front grieving.
Sources said the deceased who was married with children was on his seat when he slumped. He was rushed to a nearby hospital where he was confirmed dead on arrival and did not live to witness the resurrection of Real Madrid as the team equalized in stoppage time and went on to win 4-1 during extra time.