Premier League club, Chelsea, have featured Yoruba language in a new video commercial posted on their official Twitter handle.

The one minute 53 seconds commercial announces and prepares fans for the London derbies coming up during the Christmas and New Year breaks.

The club tweeted:

“Chelsea will be traveling to Tottenham on Sunday 22nd December, a week after, Sunday 29th December, they will take on agelong London rivals Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium.”

Different languages were spoken by characters in the footage to share their memorable moments from the club’s past derbies, and also talk about their anticipation on the upcoming games.

In the 37th second, the Yoruba language was sampled with three characters; a lady and two men, were seen in a room discussing Chelsea’s old match against Arsenal.

Pointing to the video of the game on his mobile phone, one of the characters said:

“E ri nkan ti Drogba se fun Arsenal?” meaning “See what Drogba did against Arsenal)?

The other man replied “Rara”, which is “No”

The Blues’ winger, Christian Pulisic, also made a cameo appearance in the commercial.



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