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Tuesday, 15 August 2017

FIFA, NFF, CAF, UEFA CELEBRATE OKOCHA

GISTSMARK.COM - Federation of International Football Association (FIFA), the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) and the Confederation of African Football (CAF) took to their distinctive Twitter handles to send birthday wishes to former Nigeria legend Austin Okocha who turned 44 yesterday. Additionally, the Union of European Football Association (UEFA) likewise sent a complimentary message. 
The NFF in their message expressed gratitude toward Okocha for all the energizing minutes while playing for the Super Eagles. 
"Glad birthday to the football mystical performer, our legend and former Super Eagles chief, Okocha. A debt of gratitude is in order for the recollections," the NFF composed on their handle. 
The world football overseeing body observed Okocha nearby previous internationals Jared Borghetti (Mexico), Stig Tofting (Denmark) and Freddy Rincon (Colombia). 
FIFA expressed: "Upbeat Birthday to @borgetti58 (44), @IAmOkocha (44), Stig Tofting (48) and Freddy Rincon (51)." CAF stated: "Most joyful birthday wishes to Nigerian Legend Jay Okocha, plays so great they named him twice." And on their part, the checked German adaptation of UEFA.com's Twitter stated: "Glad Birthday, Jay-Jay Okocha."