By James Agberebi: The Nigeria Football Federation and Premier League club Leicester City have sent birthday wishes to Super Eagles midfielder Wilfred Ndidi who clocked 21 on Saturday.
The NFF and Leicester took to their verified Twitter handles to congratulate Ndidi.
Commenting on his birthday celebration, Leicester wrote: “Ndidi is 2️1️ today. Many happy returns, Wilfred!”
The NFF wrote:”Happy birthday Willie Ndidi. Keep soaring.”
He made his debut for the Super Eagles in a 2-0 friendly defeat to Congo DR in 2015 under former coach Sunday Oliseh.
He played a key role in the Super Eagles’ qualification for next year’s FIFA World Cup in Russia.
He was also a member of the Flying Eagles squads to the 2013 and 2015 FIFA U-20 World Cups in Turkey and New Zealand respectively.