By Johnny Edward:
Super Eagles striker Odion Ighalo has received birthday messages from throughout football after the Watford player clocked 26 on Tuesday.
Ighalo who opened his goal account for the Super Eagles at the weekend as the three time African champions coasted to a 2-0 win over Chad wrote on twitter: “It's official I'm +1 today, God is faithful.”
Chelsea defender Kenneth Omeruo posted on Twitter: "Birthday Boy @ighalojude wishing u the very best in life and football. Have fun my padi.”
West Brom forward Brown Ideye added: "Happy birthday to my friend and brother @ighalojude wishing you all the best in life.”
John Ogu who came on for Gbolahan Salami in Saturday’s win also wrote: “Happy Birthday to you bro, I wish you everything great in Life keep living bro. Shine on King.”
William Troost Ekong who made his official debut for the Super Eagles also wrote from where he is currently holidaying in Morroco.