Ex AFC Leopards midfielder, Francis Xavier has come out to say that Augustine ‘Jay-Jay’ Okocha will always make his team at any given time.
Xavier recently revealed that Okocha was very influential on the pitch before his retirement because he created chances and scored in games.
According to him, the Nigerian great was very sklliful and he did his bit to adapt to all kinds of games tgat he played in.
He added that the fact that the midfielder has remained humble and disciplined despite his several individual and colective awards is commendable.
His words, “Okocha is one player who was very influential on the pitch and could create as well as score goals,”
“He was very skilled and could dribble his way out of trouble at any given time. Another impressive characteristic was his ability to adapt to any given game and have a positive effect on his team.
“On most occasions, he was physically fit and his technical ability was on another level.”
“He won many individual and collective awards but he remained humble and disciplined until his retirement,”
“Nigeria are still struggling to find his replacement who can consistently deliver for the team and help them hit greater heights.”