In a momentous occasion, the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) and Bursaspor SK came together to extend warm birthday wishes to the talented Super Eagles defender, Shehu Abdullahi, as he marked his 25th birthday on Monday.
Abdullahi, whose debut for the Super Eagles dates back to the 2014 Africa Nations Championship in South Africa, has been a pivotal figure in the national squad. Notably, he played a crucial role in securing the bronze medal during the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. The right-back, having transferred from Anorthosis Famagusta to Bursaspor in January, continues to leave an indelible mark on the football landscape.
The Nigeria Football Federation took to social media, tweeting, “Happy birthday to hardworking @NGSuperEagles right back, @OfficialShehu. Have a good one,” expressing their admiration for the player’s dedication and skill on the field.
Bursaspor, Abdullahi’s current club, echoed the sentiments, tweeting in Turkish and English, “İyi ki doğdun/Happy Birthday @OfficialShehu,” underscoring the universal joy in celebrating the player’s life and achievements.
As Abdullahi enters the prime of his career, fans and football enthusiasts globally join in the celebration, acknowledging the remarkable journey of the Super Eagles’ stalwart. The heartfelt messages from both the NFF and Bursaspor affirm the player’s impact and significance in the world of football, marking his 25th year as a milestone in an already illustrious career.