It's Kanu's Birthday It is also my Blog, so let me look for a Picture that goes along with this occasion. Nwankwo Kanu, OON was born 1 August 1976, The Name Nwankwo, means Baby boy born on Nkwo market day in the Igbo language. Kanu played for the Nigerian national team for 16 years from 1994 until 2010. His last attachment was with Portsmouth.
Kanu has 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 also one of few players to have won the Premier League, FA Cup, Champions League, UEFA Cup and an Olympic Gold Medal. He holds the record for most substitute appearances in Premier League history, appearing from the bench 118 times. He is also a UNICEF ambassador.
Happy Birthday Papilo