Dejo Fayemi, Nigerian footballer, Died at 83


Dejo Fayemi was born in 1933, and died on December 2, 2016.

He was a Nigerian footballer.

He was part of the team that unsuccessfully attempted to qualify for the 1960 Summer Olympics.

Fayemi scored Nigeria’s first ever goal in a World Cup qualifier, it came against Ghana on 28 August 1960 in a 4-1 loss.

Dejo Fayemi passed away at 83 years old.