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Arsenal-loving Okocha writes Iwobi on birthday, he replies

Football Lifestyle By: Uche Duru | 03/05/2018

Alex Iwobi excitedly replied Okocha's birthday message as the Arsenal forward celebrates today.

The Arsenal man turned 22 years old and his big uncle, Jay Jay Okocha took a timeout to celebrate his nephew on his birthday via social media.

Okocha reps Arsenal, aligns with the Iwobis at the Emirates

The ex-Super Eagles player shared a picture of himself and Iwobi on his Instagram page with a thoughtful caption in celebration of the footballer's birthday. "Happy birthday @alexanderiwobi #big17❤️🙏 may the good Lord grant you all you ever wish for and in good health Amen 🎂🥛🍽," wrote Okocha.

Iwobi replied Okocha's birthday prayers and good wishes. "Thank you uncle," he returned.

Okocha's continuous support for his nephew is heartwarming. The Super Eagles legend traveled to the Emirates to watch Alex Iwobi play against West Ham in their 4-1 win on Sunday where the big uncle rocked Arsenal jersey and aligned with the Iwobis.
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