Kanu Nwankwo Joins Other Great Names Like Pele, Ronaldo Da Lima On World Football Legends List


Retired Nigerian soccer legend, Kanu Nwankwo has just had his name boldly in world football archives.

The International Federation of Football History and Statistics (IFFHS), formed in 1984 under FIFA’s approval, have proudly included Nwankwo Kanu in the top 48 legend of football worldwide.

IFFHS released the first phase of the list which includes Brazilian greats Pele and Ronaldo da Lima.

Other Africans on the list include former World player of the year George Oppong Weah, Roger Milla, Rabah Medjer, Muhammed Aboutrika, Mohmud El-Khatub and former Bafana Bafana captain Lucas Radebe.

Congrats Kanu Nwankwo!!!