Super Eagles and Everton of England midfielder Alex Iwobi celebrated his 24th birthday in style on Sunday, May 3, donning the very expensive Louis Vuitton jacket worth $6,550, an equivalent of N2.5million.
Iwobi made his senior debut for the Nigerian national team on October 8, 2015, after replacing Ahmed Musa in the 57th minute of a 2–0 friendly defeat to DR Congo in Visé, Belgium.
The former Arsenal star has positioned himself in the Super Eagles as his lone strike against Zambia in October 2017, sealed Nigeria’s qualification for the 2018 Fifa World Cup in Russia.
He has scored a total of 7 goals for the Nigerian team in his 40 appearances so far for the country.
He received loads of congratulatory messages via several social media accounts as he turned 24 on May 3, 2020 – he responded by sharing photos of himself to thank fans and well-wishers.
“Thanks for the messages, appreciate the love,” he wrote.
Thanks For The Messages , Appreciate The Love ??? pic.twitter.com/cObQuFt3I0
— Alexander Iwobi (@alexiwobi) May 3, 2020
However, what got the social media space agog was what he was wearing in the pictures. A Louis Vuitton jacket that has a price tag of $6,550 dollars.
Nigerian pop star Wizkid had in 2019 made a fashion statement with the same jacket when he appeared at the London 02 arena during his concert.