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FIFA Celebrates Incredible Talent Of Ex-Nigerian Star, Okocha



Football World governing body Fifa remembered Nigeria legend, Austin ‘Jay-Jay’ Okocha with a video showing his dribbling skills during the 2002 World Cup in Korea and Japan.

The governing body posted a video of the 48-year-old during his prime while turning out for the Super Eagles in the World Cup

The 48-year-old was the darling of many during the competition where the Super Eagles were pooled alongside Argentina, Sweden, and England.

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Fifa shared a video containing highlights when the former Eintracht Frankfurt, Fenerbahce, Paris Saint-Germain, and Bolton Wanderers player showed his skills during the group stage fixture.

In the video captioned “Who is the most skillful player to have ever played the beautiful game? Jay-Jay Okocha wasn’t bad, so good, they had to name him twice!”, Okocha is seen weaving past Sweden’s rearguard but his final effort did not find the back of the net.

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