Posted on Thu 11 May 2017, 03:08 PM

Ex-Super Eagles captain, Austin 'Jay-Jay' Okocha is one of the mid-fielders that Brazilian super star, Ronaldinho admires. 

The two-time world footballer of the year said Okocha's no 10 jersey makes him one of the only No. 10 he admired during his career.

Ronaldinho and Okocha met recently in company of Colombia legend, Carlos Valderrama, in Bahrain, venue of the 67th FIFA congress and relished the moment they played together. 

Okocha was an established player in Paris St-Germain when Ronaldinho arrived at the club in 2001 to begin his European career. Jay-Jay was wearing the revered No 10 jersey and the Brazilian was given No 21. 

Okocha's influence on the young Ronaldinho was not lost on him as he went ahead to win the world best player award twice, world cup and Eufa Champions league among other trophies.

 

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