Former Nigerian international and coach, Samson Siasia has landed a major deal with a Japanese sports equipment manufacturer, Mizuno Corporation. According to, Siasia will serve as the brands ambassador in Nigeria as corporation aims at breaking new grounds in the country and Africa.

The Japanese sport equipment and sport ware company was founded in Osaka in 1906 and makes a wide range of sports equipment for golf, Tennis, baseball, volleyball, football, rugby, skiing, cycling, Judo, table tennis, Badminton, boxing and athletics. 

The 2014 Olympic Games bronze medal winning coach has stated that Mizuno coming to Nigeria is a sign of new dawn for the sporting circle as quality equipments and wares will now reach those in need of it at their doorsteps. 

An excited Samson Siasia took to his Instagram handle to relay the news. “Deal sealed. I’m pleased to bring the biggest Japanese sport brand to Nigeria. I hope you will join me on this journey. Thank you”