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Ighalo, Messi, Ronaldo & Co react to Kobe Bryant's death

Lifestyle By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 27/01/2020

Odon Ighalo Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo & Nwankwo Kanu, Asisat Oshoola and other world football superstars reacted to Kobe Bryant's death after NBA legend dies in a helicopter crash on Sunday.

The 41-year-old former LA Lakers star and his 13-year-old daughter Gianna were two of the nine people going in a private helicopter when it slammed outside the city of Calabasas, which is arranged toward the west of Los Angeles, at around 10 am on Sunday morning as the LA province sheriff affirmed there were no survivors.

The stunning news has shaken the football community however with former Super Eagles striker Ighalo joined Barcelona's Messi, Juventus forward Ronaldo, ex-Arsenal star Kanu, fourth-time Africa Women's Player of the Year Oshoala, PSG's Neymar, Argentina legend Diego Maradona, Ronaldinho and other stars around the world to pay their last respect to the retired NBA five Champions Bryant.

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πŸ–€πŸ˜’ #PrayingForTheBryantFamily

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I still can’t believe it. πŸ’” All my support to the family. πŸ™

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😣 Rest In Peace 😒 Prayers To His Family.. #8 #24 blackmamba #Legend 🐐

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Speechless 😢 and shocked!! REST IN HEAVEN MAMBA πŸ™πŸΎ

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What an Inspiration RIP legend πŸ˜“ @kobebryant

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