Despite the famous prediction by Brazilian football legend, Pele, that an African team would win the World Cup by the year 2000, no African team has ever brought the trophy home. In fact, no African team has ever progressed beyond the Quarter Finals.
Could this be the year that an African nation emerges triumphant? Could the Super Eagles bring the gold to Africa? Could this incredible 23-man squad make history this year and finally be part of something famous? The Famous Grouse, Scotland’s number one whisky for the past 34 years,seems to think so!
On Wednesday, the 28th of May, Scotland manager Gordon Strachan presented Super Eagles coach Stephen Keshi with a personalized bottle of The Famous Grouse Scotch whisky with the inscription ‘Famous Keshi’ just before his team played out a 2-2 draw with Nigeria.Keshi described this act as “true friendship in football” and urged all Nigerians to “start to imbibe this type of gesture”.
Now The Famous Grouse is offering you the chance to win your own customised bottle. Simply answer the following question on The Famous Grouse Nigeria’s Facebook Page and you will stand the chance of winning a personalised bottle of The Famous Grouse Scotch Whisky:
Question: For how many years has The Famous Grouse been the number one whisky in Scotland?
Go Naija, be part of something famous! Follow the conversation at facebook.com/thefamousgrouseNG