Rising Nigerian singer Ayra Starr has revealed that she is an ardent supporter of Manchester United,
According to her, Cristiano Ronaldo, Wayne Rooney, and Robin van Persie are her football idols.
Speaking in an interview with Inside United, the 21-year-old singer said that she became a United fan because of her brothers.
He said the brothers always engage in constant banter, causing her to ultimately give in to the charms of football and start supporting the Red Devils.
Ayra said via Soccernet.ng, “I started supporting Manchester United because of my brothers.
“Their banter around football was as exciting as it often got annoying, but when you stick around long enough, it begins to rub off on you, and the initiation eventually becomes automatic.”
When quizzed about her Manchester United idols, Ayra tipped her hat to Cristiano Ronaldo, Wayne Rooney, and Robin van Persie, before adding that she also enjoyed Patrice Evra’s personality.
“I’ve had incredible moments watching Cristiano Ronaldo, Wayne Rooney, and Robin van Persie. I love Patrice Evra’s personality as well, but much of that was after he had left the club and became very active on Instagram.
“I cherished these players for their unparalleled skillfulness, making it effortless to engage in spirited banter with my brothers when you have such a caliber of talent gracing your team.”