Ex-Golden Eaglets’ striker, Philip Osondu, dies in Belgium

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Philip Osondu, former golden eaglets’ striker has died at age 48.

Osondu was a prominent figure in the Eaglet’s squad to Canada 1987 where the team won silver while he scooped an individual honour, the best player of the tournament.

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His eye-catching performance earned him a transfer to the then European giant, Anderlecht of Belgium where he was a flop.

The 48-year-old reportedly died on arrival at a Belgian hospital he took himself to for treatment on Thursday after observing some abnormal physiology of his body system.

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