Alex Iwobi has made his debut appearance in a Nollywood movie titled ‘INPADISU’, The Nation reports.
The official trailer of the Nollywood movie where the Super Eagles and Arsenal football player featured was released on Thursday.
A source close to the 22-year-old confirmed that Iwobi was given a major role of the yet to be released movie: ‘INPADISU’.
It was confirmed that the shooting for the film rounded up weeks ago before Arsenal training tour for the 2018/19 new football season.
The Nigerian international was on the cover of the movie trailer wielding a sword in a combat apparel and putting on a dark sunglasses on his fierce-looking boldface.
The Arsenal and Nigeria striker was on the bench in Arsenal’s first loss of the season at Emirate against league champion Man Utd.
Iwobi in recent times signed a new five-year deal that will keep him at Arsenal until 2023.
“Thankfully, his fans don’t have to be concerned about his movie debut affecting his performance on the field as filming for the movie rounded up weeks ago and the film is set to hit the theatres soon,” the source revealed.
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