Former Nigeria international Kanu Nwankwo clocked the big 42 on Wednesday with former clubs and football fans sending him goodwill messages.
On the international scene, he led Nigeria U23 team to win the football event of the 1996 Olympic Games in the United States.
Below are some of the flowery messages sent to the football icon as he marked another birthday.
🎩🧣😀🧢🥁— AFC Ajax (@AFCAjax) August 1, 2018
Sweet 4️⃣2️⃣ Nwankwo Kanu! 🎭
Name of this party band? 🕺🏻 pic.twitter.com/3U0n7OnK1x