Super Eagles midfielder Oghenekaro Etebo has been thrown into mourning following the death of his dad Chief Augustine.

Etebo’s dad, Pulse, died after a brief illness although the footballer has not made a public statement about it.

The Stoke City midfielder who is on loan at La Liga side Getafe is one of the children of Chief Augustine.

Oghenekaro Etebo's dad, Chief Augustine died after a brief illness
Oghenekaro Etebo's dad, Chief Augustine died after a brief illness
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Etebo was born in Lagos but spent much of his early life at Delta State, his state of origin.

Etebo is the second Super Eagles star who has lost his dad in recent weeks.

Striker Victor Osimhen’s dad died in May and has been buried.