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Alex Iwobi names Wizkid his favourite Nigerian musician

Alex Iwobi names Wizkid his favourite Nigerian musician 1

In a recent interview, Super Eagles midfielder and Fulham winger, Alexander Iwobi aka Alex Iwobi, made an exciting revelation about his favorite Nigerian singer.

Iwobi named the Afrobeats superstar, Ayodeji Balogun aka Wizkid, as his top choice.

Recall that Iwobi had faced criticism from Nigerians over his performance in the 2023 African Cup of Nations final against Cote d’Ivoire which made him leave social media. He has now returned.

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The interviewer, who seemed to be a big fan of Grammy Award winner, Burna Boy, questioned Iwobi’s preference for Wizkid.

While acknowledging Burna Boy’s talent and praising his song “Last Last,” Iwobi emphasized his long-standing admiration for Wizkid.

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Netizens react:

@Love_lyyn22: “Yet you are not acting like wizkid.”

@Biglummy45: “That’s why he’s mid I sha talk am.”

@iam_gireii: “No wonder Iwobi is mid.”

@boihayce: “No wonder, Now I know why.”

@babsomole: “Normally everybody nah FC before we all become whatever we are today!! And that’s on Factsonly.”

@Zay_EDGH1: “So Iwobi self nah FC, sorry bro we didn’t know.”

@tennysonxx: “No wonder.” Dycocoo: “Of course if you follow him closely , he is not lying sha.”

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