Austin Okocha celebrates 25th wedding anniversary

Austin Okocha and wife Nkechi

Former Super Eagles captain Austin Okocha and wife Nkechi on Tuesday celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary.

Okocha posted a picture of himself and his wife on Instagram to mark the occasion.

He captioned the post “Happy 25th Anniversary to the wife of my youth.”

The couple got married in 1998, the year Okocha made the reserve team of the FIFA World Cup All-Star.

It was the same year he moved from Fenerbahce to Paris Saint Germain as the most expensive African player at that time

The 25-year-old union is blessed with two children – Ajay and Daniella.

Okocha started his career with Enugu Rangers and went on to captivate the heart of football lovers with his jaw-dropping dribbles on the pitch.

Fans and celebrities like Lasisi Elenu, Cubana Chief Priest, Daniel Amokachi and DJ Jimmy Jatt have sent congratulatory messages to the couple.