Amokachi could be said to be one of the best footballers that Nigeria has produced over the years. His talent and ability in the game is still unmatched by many today.
During his active footballing career, He received wide spread recognition and this earned him several awards and nominations.
Amokachi was nominated for the African player of the year award after his stand out performances in the world cup, but failed to win it and finished third in the rankings.
Fans who can recall to his playing days in the Nigerian National team would remember his strike partnership with Emmanuel Amunike. This partnership spear headed Nigeria attack for years.
As a forward, He was known for his speed, technique and physical strength, which earned him the nicknames Black Bull and Black Train.
Daniel Amokachi has been retired from professional football for over a decade and has seen transformed into an elite coach.
He was the assistant manager of the Nigeria national football team for over 6 years. He also had a short spell as the interim manager of Nigeria.
TUNISIAN WIFE - Nadia Amokachi
During his active playing days with Everton, he met Nadia, a Tunisian woman who he later married in 1995.
After their marriage, the couple were blessed with three wonderful children, Twin sons and a daughter.
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TWIN SONS - Kalim and Nazim Amokachi
Daniel Amokachi is blessed with twin son named Kalim and Nazim and they are professional footballers. They were born on June 22, 1996 and they are both 24 years old.
Amokachi Sons followed the footsteps of their father and are professional footballers. Currently, the Amokachi Twins are without clubs and are currently free agents.
DAUGHTER- Raya Amokachi
Raya Amokachi is the only daughter and last child of Daniel Amokachi and Nadia Amokachi. She was born on 28 May 2004, and she is currently 16 years old.
She is a graduate from the prestigious Oulu International School in Finland. She is beautiful and just as intelligent like her father. We wish the Amokachi's the best in all their endeavours.
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