Former Arsenal captain and ex Manchester United forward Robin Van Persie has spoken out about his respect for Nigeria legend Austin Okocha.
Recognised as one of the finest dribbler during his playing days, Robin Van Persie has now joined the Okocha’s admirer’s list after meeting the former PSG fans favourite.
Van Persie posted a picture of himself and Okocha, when the former Super Eagles captain visited his former team Fenerbahce were the Dutch man currently plays.
The caption of the picture posted on the official instagram page of the left footed striking sensation reads.
” #WhatAGreatPlayer #Skills #Respect Jay Jay Okocha” with fire icons next to his captions.
Okocha, the uncle of Arsenal rising star Alex Iwobi played against the Dutchman during his time in England, where he captained Bolton Wanderers while Van Persie was at Arsenal back then.