England winger Bukayo Saka might be raised in England but his heart lives in Nigeria. The footballer recently paid surgery fees for 100 children in Nigeria. For the young footballer its adorable showing much love to people you don’t even know.
Here are five quick facts about the young star you never knew
- Bukayo Saka Was raised in England
Saka was born in Ealing, Greater London, to a yoruba Nigerian parents Adenike and Yomi Saka. Both of his parents are Nigerian and migrated to London for work
2. Swedish international Freddie Ljungberg trained him to become a better footballer
Freddie Ljungberg, has played a big role in Saka’s development over the years. The pair first worked together when Ljungberg took over Arsenal’s U15 side. He has been a big reason in helping Saka become the player he is today.
3. Saka dream of making it to the England national team became a reality
Saka was named in England’s 26-man squad for the 2022 FIFA World cup on 10 November in Qatar. He scored twice in a 6-2 victory over Iran in England’s opening match and once in England’s 3-0 defeat of Senegal in the round of 16.
4. Bukayo loves humanity
Bukayo Saka paid for over 100 Children Surgery fees in Nigeria as he comes to Lagos on vacation following the conclusion of the 022/23 Premier League season. The England winger, teamed up with the charity Bigshoe to help Children in Kano
5. Saka was spotted in Lagos
Bukayo Saka was spotted on the streets of Lagos as fans heap praises on him, watch the video below