Jay-Jay Okocha is one of the best players Africa has ever produced – Asamoah Gyan
Legendary Ghanaian footballer Asamoah Gyan has eulogized Nigerian player Jay-Jay Okocha describing him as one of the best players in Africa.
Augustine Azuka Okocha, commonly known as Jay-Jay Okocha, is a Nigerian former professional footballer who played as an attacking midfielder. He played 73 times for the Nigeria national team between 1993 and 2006, scoring 14 times, and was a member of three FIFA World Cup squads.
Speaking about Jay-Jay Okocha, Asamoah Gyan said;
“Hahaha… Jay-Jay [Okocha] is one of the best players Africa has ever produced, his skill scale, and his skill level was out of this world,” Gyan told SuperSport TV.
“I remember I was watching him when I was at school, he is one of the greatest players, one of those guys who opened the way for us, those guys who were playing at that time and you could see Ronaldinho on the bench, he was up there, he was one of the best and am happy to see him play, his skill level was great, I saw him in the World Cup with Nigeria.”
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