Amara Kanu, wife of Nigerian football legend, Kanu Nwankwo, has made a post on her Instagram page, celebrating the football legend on his birthday.

She captioned the post: “Kicking of August with a SPECIAL BIRTHDAY shout out to my one & only KING KANU 🙌🏾 You are rare amongst men @kingkanu4 and I’m blessed to have you & share life’s journey with you. Thank you for sharing your legendary gifts with the world. More Grace. More positive vibes. I love you. 🎉🥂🤍”.

Kanu Nwankwo was a member of the Nigeria National team, and played for Nigerian team Iwuanyanwu Nationale, He also played professional football for international teams Dutch side Ajax, Inter Milan of Italy, and English clubs Arsenal, West Bromwich Albion and Portsmouth.

Story: Ene Ken-Yawe

Media: @AmaraKanu/ Instagram