Super Eagles versatile star Shehu Abdullahi has named his best eleven players ever as Lionel Messi, Ronaldo De Lima, Samuel Eto’o, Didier Drogba and Co miss out on the list.
The 27-year-old Nigeria international has been impressive in Bursaspor’s push for promotion to the Turkish Super Lig with four goals in 26 outings in the First League this term.
Following his breakthrough with Nigeria Professional Football League side Kano Pillars, Abdullahi has had a nomadic career across Kuwait, Portugal and Cyprus before joining the Green Crocodiles in January 2018.
Super Eagles defender in a Q&A with his fans on his Twitter account the Sokoto born star went on to his dream XI with Argentina skipper Messi and Brazilain legend Ronaldo, Eto’o and Drogba were left out.
Wow! This is a tough one, picking 11 players. Alright, let me attempt.@vinpee – Cafu, Yobo, Canavaro, Evra – Oliseh, Okocha, Ronaldo, Giggs – Kanu, Yekini.
Never mind my mix up 🤣. #AskShehu
— Shehu Abdullahi (@OfficialShehu) March 24, 2020
Abdullahi has represented Nigeria at the U-20 level, he was also capped at the U-23 level where he won the Bronze medal at the Rio Olympics before featuring at the 2018 FIFA World Cup and 2019 African Cup Nations respectively.