Alex Iwobi makes Forbes Africa list in the just-unveiled ‘30 under 30‘ list for 2019. Undoubtedly, the sports category for this year was a well-thought-out one.
The list comprises names that have impacted the continent positively this year, including our very own Alex Iwobi.
The 2018 World Cup was a big deal in Africa, but Nigeria wouldn’t have
The 23-year-old, who
Speaking with BBC Sport about the Okocha comparisons, he said:
“I can never get tiredof people comparing us. My uncle is an idol, someone I have always looked up to as a footballer.
I still have a long way to go, maybe one day, I can be on his level or greater.”
Iwobi, the only Nigerian sportsman on the list,
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