Star Lager’s New Visuals, and the Shared History Of Football and Beer In Nigeria


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Two iconic events took place 69 years ago in Nigeria. In the year 1949, eleven years before independence, and after a few years of playing other British colonies in unofficial games, the Nigerian national football team the Super Eagles, going then by the name “Red Devils” played its first official match during a tour of the UK.


Also in 1949, the first locally brewed beer brand rolled out in Lagos, Nigeria. This product, named Star Lager Beer produced by Nigerian Breweries Plc, became synonymous with the unique celebration and lifestyle of the people of Nigeria — and a source of National pride. 7 decades later, Star is undisputedly an iconic Nigerian brand.


After such a long history of providing citizens with shining moments of celebration, and showing the world what the true Nigerian spirit is all about, these 2 iconic brands – Star Lager Beer and the Super Eagles have come…

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