Nigerian Football Stars Celebrate Anthony Joshua’s Victory on Twitter


British Born Nigerian Boxer, Anthony Joshua is the talk of the town so far, since Saturday night’s victory against Andy Ruiz in Saudi Arabia where he reclaimed all his titles.

And the likes of Nwankwo Kanu, Yakubu Aiyegbeni, Sunday Oliseh, and Mutiu Adepoju have joined fans across the world to celebrate Anthony Joshua.

The Boxer who hails from Ogun State conceded his first career defeat to Andy Ruiz Jr. at Madison Square Gardens in June, but Joshua showed resilience to defeat the Mexican-American in the rematch to regain the IBF, IBO, WBO and WBA heavyweight belts.


These are the tweets of few Nigerian Football Stars on Twitter:

So relieved and pleased to see our Nigerian pride Anthony Joshua regain his title as World Heavyweight champion, defeating Ruiz. Loved his gratitude to God first, after the victory. Boy was I stressed
– Sunday Oliseh.

Winning is in the DNA of every Nigerian.

— Mutiu Adepoju (@MutiuAdepoju8).

Different skillset from AJ. Live and learn. Reacted sensibly( lost some weight and no complacency) Congrats @anthonyfjoshua . Don’t judge a book by its cover.

@Andy_destroyer1 With God all things are possible. He is a good fighter and very strong mentally.

— Peter Odemwingie (@OdemwingieP).