Super Eagles goalkeeper Uzoho
times from a section of the fans who feel he is older than the 21 years he
claims. He said those criticizing him of his age don’t know him when he was
growing up, revealing he had a small stature.
at the World Cup with the U17 national team,” Uzoho told Super Eagles
media in an Instagram chat.
learnt a lot. My looks and body build changed when I started using the gym and
was working out seriously.
they won’t even talk about my age, but I don’t really bother because they don’t
at the 2018 World Cup in Russia, where they were eliminated at the group stage. The goalkeeper, who has 14 caps for Nigeria, was
part of Gernot Rohr’s squad that finished third at the 2019 Africa Cup of
Nations in Egypt.
which he suffered on international duty and will hope to continue his
development with club and country after football activities resume, having been
suspended due to the outbreak of the coronavirus.