‘Legendary Football All Stars’ African Footballers Attend JAY-JAY OKOCHA’s 50th Birthday Party


Report by Ghanaweb, Asamoah Gyan joined a host of legendary African footballers to celebrate the Nigerian football icon Jay Jay Okocha as he turned 50years on August 14. Okocha celebrated his 50th birthday, some of the best footballers from the continent stormed Lagos to celebrate with him. Among the guests were Togo’s Emmanuel Adebayor, Ghana’s Asamoah Gyan, and Khalilou Fadiga from Senegal.

Also, Nigerian legends, including Peter Rufai, Ifeanyi Udeze, Micheal Amokachi, Emmanuel Emenike, Joseph Yobo, Julius Aghahowa and a host of others. Described as Nigeria’s best footballer in history, Jay Jay played an integral role in the African Cup of Nations’ victory in 1994 and contributed significantly to Nigeria gold metal triumph in the football event of the 1996 Atlanta Olympic games.

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