FFCN Congratulates Samuel Chukwueze On His Birthday
Football Fans Club of Nigeria, FFCN has felicitated with Super Eagles winger, Samuel Chukwueze, who added a new year today.
In a release signed by the National President of the Supporters’ Club, Ambassador Oluwakemi Ogunfuwa and made available to newsmen through the National Media Officer, Sunday Agunbiade, FFCN, described the 2015 Under 17 World Cup winner as a prodigious talent, affirming he is one of the fastest growing wingers in the world.
“On behalf of the entire members of Football Fans Club of Nigeria, FFCN, I congratulate one of the best wingers and Villarreal phenomenon football dribbler , *Samuel Chimerenka Chukwueze* on the occasion of his 21st birthday celebration today ,22nd May, 2021
“The former Future Hope and New Generation Academy forward was part of the 2019 African Cup of Nation’s Bronze winning squad in Egypt where he played a pivotal role in achieving the feat for the nation. Sincerely speaking, Chukwueze is such an intelligent, smart and adventurous player the continent has ever produced”. FFCN Boss enthusiastically posited
The supporters club prayed for the lad to enjoy a productive and blistering career in his new age.
“I pray he excels in his footballing career and may the good Lord bless him to reach the greater heights in his future endeavors,amen”.
Samuel Chukwueze had a very humble beginning in his footballing career from home front with Future Hope. He later teamed up with New Generation Academy and afterwards joined Diamond Football Academy all spanning 6 years from 2012-2017.
He jet out of the country precisely in 2018 where he was snapped up with Villarreal B scoring 4 goals in the stint. The Nigerian Wonderkid later graduated to Villarreal A having 91 league appearances netting 12 goals.
Chukwueze won 2015 FIFA Under 17 World Cup for Nigeria scoring 3 goals and emerged a Bronze Boot winning player of the tournament.
He made a debut for Super Eagles on 20th November,2018 in a goaless draw against Uganda. He was very significant in 2019 AFCON tournament held in Egypt winning Bronze for Nigeria