Nigerian international Austin “Jay Jay” Okocha on Sunday, March 20 made a return to Parc Des Princes as he was hosted by his former club, Paris Saint-Germain. The 42-year-old was presented to the fans of the Ligue 1 champions at his former home ground just before their game against Monaco.
PSG host Okocha Okocha, in his traditional style of showboating, stunned fans and players of the team with some amazing skills just before kickoff. “I still follow the team’s performance. I’m jealous of the players that are here today – it must be a dream to play in this team now,”
Okocha said in an interview. “The current owners have invested a lot of money, but brought stability and ambition. Today, Paris Saint-Germain is in its rightful place. “I’m proud to call myself a Parisian and happy to see the team right at the top of the game,” he added.
Okocha, who played in PSG for four years between 1998 and 2002, scored 23 goals in 84 matches for the Ligue 1 club including a debut goal against Bordeaux. He is the current chairman of the Delta State Football Association (DFA).