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Jay-Jay Okocha turns a year older

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14 August 2015
When it comes to Nigerian soccer legends, few names are as revered and celebrated as Jay-Jay Okocha and today he turns a year older!
Jay-Jay Okocha turns a year older
When it comes to Nigerian soccer legends, few names are as revered and celebrated as Jay-Jay Okocha!


Known for his highly skilled and equally entertaining style of play, the soccer star dazzled every time he stepped onto the pitch and today, he turns a year older.


For younger generations who did not get to witness the magic, Okocha was born Augustine Azuka "Jay-Jay" Okocha on the 14th of August 1973 and made his international debut for the Nigerian national soccer team in 1993.


During his international career he made 73 appearances for the Super Eagles and scored a total of 14 goals. Okocha has also been named one of the Top 125 living footballers by another living legend,Pelé!


Africa Magic would like to wish one of Africa's most iconic stars a very happy birthday!


Here's one of his greatest moments: When he made Oliver Kahn dance!





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