Jay Jay Okocha celebrates 46th birthday

Austin Okocha

Former Super Eagles captain, Austin ‘Jay Jay’ Okocha, has celebrated his 46th birthday.

The former attacking midfielder and Olympic gold medalist turned 46 on Wednesday.

Although he did not put up a special post to mark his birthday, the world icon tweeted to appreciate world football governing body, Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), for recognising his special day.

“Thank you Football Family!” Jay Jay simply wrote.

Okocha was born in Enugu on August 14, 1973. He married Nkechi in 1997 and they have two kids, Daniella and A-Jay Okocha.

Daniella turned 21 in June.