Miracle Okocha: Meet Nigeria's next Jay Jay

Miracle Okocha: Meet Nigeria's next Jay Jay

Super Eagles legend Austin Jay Jay Okocha is arguably the most skillful player to have ever donned the colours of the Super Eagles of Nigeria.

The former Bolton play-maker is known for confidence, technique, creativity, dribbling skills and his trickery on the field of play.

The attacking midfielder can be regarded as one of the most skillful footballers in the world alongside Brazilian legend and former club teammate Ronaldinho.

Just like Jay Jay, Miracle Okocha is a midfielder known for his trickery on the ball as he is set to become one of Nigeria's brightest talents in football.

Miracle Okocha, Nigeria's next Jay Jay Okocha

Jay Jay Okocha.

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The youngster has represented Nigeria in several football tournaments and has proven to be Nigeria's next big star in football.

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Miracle was part of the 2014 AFCON U-15 winning team in Botswana as he was pivotal to the country's campaign in that competition.

Miracle Okocha, Nigeria's next Jay Jay Okocha

Miracle Okocha at the U-15 camp in Botswana.

The 17-year-old also represented the country in Copa Coca Cola Teens Camp in Brazil in 2014 alongside Jeremiah Danladi, Zedi and Gerrrisyn Omokhodion to develop his skills under the tutelage of experienced coaches.

Miracle Okocha, Nigeria's next Jay Jay Okocha

Miracle Okocha in the middle with Jeremiah Danladi, Zedi and Gerrrisyn Omokhodion.

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However, Miracle went to Brazil to prove to the world that he could be Nigeria's next Jay Jay amidst competition from his peers from 27 other countries; training with FIFA World Cup winner Bebeto and the most talented female footballer Martha.

Speaking to NAIJ.com, the starlet said: "I met different experienced coaches in Brazil who taught me different things in football".

Miracle Okocha, Nigeria's next Jay Jay Okocha

Miracle Okocha.

"I participated in a tournament where I won the most valuable player and the best ball juggler" he added.

Miracle is currently a top-member at Cowbell Football Academy as he is set be one of Nigeria's biggest exports in years to come.

On the other hand, NAIJ.com recently visited the family house of boxing king Anthony Joshua in Sagamu, Ogun state Nigeria;

Source: Sports.naij.com

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