Nigerian football legend, Nwankwo Kanu, popularly known as ‘Papilo’ celebrates fourty-three years on earth in a loved up photo-shoot with his dearest wife.
The retired footballer was born on the 1st of day of August, 1976. He was a member of the Nigerian national team. Kanu played for Nigerian team Iwuanyanwu Nationale, Dutch side Ajax, Inter Milan of Italy, and English clubs Arsenal, West Bromwich Albion and Portsmouth.
Kanu won a UEFA Champions League medal, a UEFA Cup medal, three FA Cup Winners Medals and two African Player of the Year awards amongst others. He is one of few players to have won the Premier League, FA Cup, Champions League, UEFA Cup and an Olympic Gold Medal.
Papilo made the third-most substitute appearances in Premier League history, appearing from the bench 118 times, and is regarded as one of the best players in African football history.
Today, the legend, Kanu Nwankwo, with his wife celebrates his 43rd birthday. We wish him many happy returns.