Nigerian footballer Ahmed Musa overwhelmed by ‘amazing reception’ in Riyadh

The Nigerian striker will now play for Saudi football club Al Nassr in Riyadh. (AP)

Nigerian professional footballer Ahmed Musa tweeted a video of his arrival in Riyadh on Friday describing it as an “amazing reception”.

The striker has arrived in Saudi Arabia to play for football club Al Nassr in Riyadh.

The video in Musa’s tweet showed hundreds of Saudi fans greeting him at the airport and cheering “Musa! Musa!” with a little girl handing him yellow flowers matching the color of Al Nassr’s logo.

Musa has played for Leicester City and his signing with the Saudi club was announced by Al Nassr FC on August 3. 

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:52 - GMT 06:52