Nigerian striker

Emenike took to his Instagram to announce the safe delivery of his daughter.

“Blessed and highly favoured, our princess is here,” the Olympiacos striker wrote on his Instagram along with a photo of him and his wife with the new bundle of joy.

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Pulse Sports have learnt that the couple welcomed the baby in a London hospital.

Although there is no public knowledge of their wedding, Emenike and Iheoma have been referring to each other as husband and wife.

The couple started dating in May 2016 and got engaged in September 2016.

Emenike proposed to Iheoma at a restaurant in Turkey where he was playing at the time for Fenerbahce.

The 30-year-old has since moved to Greece where he plays for Olympiacos.