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The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has celebrated with former Super Eagles Captain Austin Okocha who turns 47 on Friday, August 14th, 2020.

NFF celebrates former Super Eagles skipper Austin Okocha at 47

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has celebrated with former Super Eagles captain Austin Okocha who turns 47 on Friday, August 14th, 2020.
Legendary Nigerian midfielder Austin Okocha has been included in Paris Saint-Germain’s Team of the Decade from 2000 to 2010.

Jay Jay Okocha, Ronaldinho make PSG’s Team of the Decade list

Legendary Nigerian midfielder Austin Okocha has been included in Paris Saint-Germain’s Team of the Decade from 2000 to 2010.
Former Nigerian international Austine Jay Jay Okocha once said he never knew he is a black footballer until he got to, where he suffered racial abuse while playing in the German Bundesliga.

Super Eagles star names Jay-Jay Okocha as his football idols

Super Eagles star Josh Maja has named Austin Jay-Jay Okocha as his football idols when growing up.
Super Eagles midfielder, Rabiu Ibrahim has won the Slovakian league title with Slovan Bratislava.

Nigeria star Rabiu Ibrahim wins league title in Slovakia

Super Eagles midfielder Rabiu Ibrahim has won the Slovakian league title with Slovan Bratislava.
Former Nigerian international Austine Jay Jay Okocha once said he never knew he is a black footballer until he got to, where he suffered racial abuse while playing in the German Bundesliga.

El-Hadji Diouf rates Jay Jay Okocha Africa’s most talented footballer

Senegal legend El-Hadji Diouf says Nigeria’s Austin Jay Jay Okocha is the most talented footballer Africa has ever produced.
SC Heerenveen attacker Chidera Ejike says former Nigeria international Austin Okocha is one of his footballing god and had a huge influence on his career.

Ahmed Musa: Jay-Jay Okocha is the greatest Nigerian player ever

Super Eagles skipper, Ahmed Musa, has disclosed that Austin Jay-Jay Okocha is the greatest Nigerian player ever to play football.
Nigeria legend Sunday Oliseh has opened up on his experience with the Super Eagles which spanned nine years.

Sunday Oliseh: I started funding Nigeria national team in 1996

Nigeria legend Sunday Oliseh has opened up on his experience with the Super Eagles which spanned nine years.
Former Nigerian international Austine Jay Jay Okocha once said he never knew he is a black footballer until he got to, where he suffered racial abuse while playing in the German Bundesliga.

Emmanuel Okocha: I cried watching Jay Jay play in Germany

Former Super Eagles goalkeeper Emmanuel Okocha has admitted that he was in the stand to watch his young brother Austin Jay Jay Okocha scored one of the best goals in the history of German Bundesliga.
Former Super Eagles coach Christian Chukwu has hailed the appointment of erstwhile National team skipper Joseph Yobo after been named assistant Super Eagles coach to replace Imama Amapakabo.

Joseph Yobo: How David Moyes convinced me to join Everton

Former Super Eagles captain, Joseph Yobo, has disclosed how former Everton manager, David Moyes, made him join the Premier League Club from Olympic Marseille.
Super Eagles defender Leon Balogun has rated former Bolton Wanderers captain Austin Jay-Jay Okocha higher than Arsenal legend Nwankwo Kanu.

Leon Balogun rates Austin Okocha over Nwankwo Kanu

Super Eagles defender Leon Balogun has rated former Bolton Wanderers captain Austin Jay-Jay Okocha higher than Arsenal legend Nwankwo Kanu.
Newly-appointed Super Eagles Assistant Coach, Joseph Yobo, has said that national team defenders would benefit more from his wealth of experience when he assumes duty.

Joseph Yobo denies tagging Alex Iwobi as inconsistent performer

Super Eagles assistant Coach Joseph Yobo has denied reports credited to him that Alex Iwobi is not good enough for Super Eagles’ number ten role.
Former PSG coach Philippe Bergeroo has declared that former Nigerian captain Austin Jay Jay Okocha was one of the best players he had ever worked with.

Austin Okocha played like Michel Platini – Ex-PSG coach

Former PSG coach Philippe Bergeroo has declared that former Nigerian captain Austin Jay Jay Okocha was one of the best players he had ever worked with.
Youths and Sports Development Minister Mr Sunday Dare has urged Nigerian athletes to keep hope alive on the occasion of the International Day of Sports for Development and Peace despite the COVID-19 pandemic.

IOC commends Nigeria on coronavirus awareness campaign

The President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), Dr Thomas Bach, has commended the initiative of the Minister for Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Sunday Dare, and the Nigerian Olympic Committee (NOC) in using Nigerian sports icons to raise awareness on the Covid-19 pandemic through massive media awareness campaigns.
During a session with the club's media, Manchester United forward Odion Ighalo was surprised to receive a call from legend Andy Cole.

Odion Ighalo reveals former Nigeria superstars’ impact on his career

Nigerian forward Odion Ighalo says Austin Okocha, Kanu Nwankwo, Dwight Yorke, and Andy Cole were his football heroes while growing up and learned a lot from them.
Everton's Nigerian star Alex Iwobi has revealed his ultimate teammate when he was challenged to build a perfect player in a Q&A with Premier League uncut.

Everton’s Nigerian star reveals his ultimate teammate

Everton's Nigerian star Alex Iwobi has revealed his ultimate teammate when he was challenged to build a perfect player in a Q&A with Premier League uncut.
Super Eagles’ head coach Gernot Rohr has said winning the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) for Nigeria would make him the most excited person.

Gernot Rohr: Super Eagles don’t have star players anymore

Gernot Rohr has stated that there are no more star players in the Super Eagles unlike in the past.
SC Heerenveen attacker Chidera Ejike says former Nigeria international Austin Okocha is one of his footballing god and had a huge influence on his career.

Heerenveen star names Austin Okocha as his football idol

SC Heerenveen attacker Chidera Ejike says former Nigeria international Austin Okocha is one of his footballing god and had a huge influence on his career.
Rangers attacking midfielder Joe Aribo and six other players hit Super Eagles camp in Uyo ahead of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers double-header against Benin Republic and Lesotho. 20

Joe Aribo: Austin Okocha, Osaze Odemwingie influenced my decision to play for Super Eagles

Joe Aribo says his decision to represent Nigeria on the international scene was inspired by the legendary duo, Austin Okocha and Osaze Odemwingie.

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