Super Eagles striker, Henry Onyekuru has revealed his long time admiration for Super Eagles captain, John Mikel Obi as they continue preparations for the 2018 World Cup.
The Anderlecht of Belgium striker made his competitive debut for the Super Eagles as a substitute against Algeria.
Ahead of this evening’s friendly clash against Argentina the Super Eagles striker tweeted:
I remember watching this guy play, Winning premier league titles and being a huge inspiration for me and many other kids, Now we are teammates! God is Great! ⚽#ObiMikel#respect ????? pic.twitter.com/LeSE7aymbk
— Henry Onyekuru (@henryconyekuru) November 12, 2017
Henry Onyekuru, 20, who is on loan to Anderlecht from Everton has been in fine form for his club and will be hoping to find the back of the net for Nigeria this evening if given the chance.