While playing a friendly for former Ajax stars to mark the team's 50th anniversary on Saturday, former Nigerian international, Super Eagles winger, Pius Ikedia, slumped! He was admitted into hospital in Amsterdam, Holland, and now recuperating. An eyewitness said, “It was a close shave with death for Pius,” a top source further informed AfricanFootball. “We only thank God that with proper care, we were not celebrating the death of another Nigeria football star on the pitch.” According to Telegraaf, the 36-year-old was revived on the pitch after several attempts, before he was taken to hospital. The exhibition match was to mark the 50th anniversary of the Haarlo Sports club and the former Ajax stars were leading 7-2 before the sad news.