‘Happy birthday Starboy’ – Kanu, Omeruo, Ogu celebrate Kelechi Iheanacho at 22

The Super Eagles forward is a year older today and his teammates have taken to social media to celebrate the

Former Africa Footballer of the Year Nwankwo Kanu and Nigeria internationals Kenneth Omeruo, John Ogu, Wilfred Ndidi, Victor Osimhen and Kelechi Nwakali have congratulated Kelechi Iheanacho on his 22nd birthday.

The Leicester City star, born in Imo State on October 3, hogged the limelight after guiding Nigeria to the Fifa U17 World Cup triumph in 2013 with six goals and seven assists.

His laudable displays earned him a move to Manchester City where he scored 21 goals in 64 matches during his two-year stay before he moved to the King Power Stadium in August 2017.

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The two-time Caf Most Promising Talent of the Year made his international debut in Nigeria's 0-0 draw against Swaziland in 2015 and has bagged eight goals in 21 appearances so far.


Birthday blessings brother✊🏽Live Long and Prosper🙏🏽⭐️ @kelechi72

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Happy birthday bro @kelechi72 God bless your new age

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