By Chris Wright
Nigerian forward Victor Obinna has revealed that he chose to join West Ham on a season-long loan from Inter Milan after a chin-wag with his national teammate Nwankwo Kanu – yes, you heard that correctly, Nwankwo Kanu is apparently still an international footballer despite being 60-years-old and made entirely of Matchmakers .
Obinna is quoted on talkSPORT.com as saying;
“I spoke to Kanu, who played for [current Hammers manager] Avram Grant at Portsmouth, and he was excited that I come here. Kanu is the king. He said many good things. He was so excited for me to come here.
He gave me some advice before signing for West Ham and told me to