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Top 10 most Influential wags of Super Eagles stars
They say that behind every successful man is a great woman, and that certainly seems to be the case for a number of Super Eagles stars.
The Super Eagles stars can afford the best clothes, cars, and even houses in the world.
They also tend, of course, to attract the most beautiful women around. But some eventually end up with their childhood sweethearts, while in other cases, they find love over the course of their careers.
They no doubt have a lot going for them and in addition to them being among the most popular players in their various leagues, their wives and girlfriends also always tend to be in the public eye.
Here are the top 10 most influential wives and girlfriends of the Super Eagles' active stars.
#1 Estelle Onyekuru
Instagram followers: 97.8k
Estelle is the wife of Super Eagles and Adana Demirspor star Henry Onyekuru. It might be interesting to note that Henry is the Super Eagles star with the most followers on Instagram at 3 million.
The pair got married in 2019 and so far have two children, although they are currently expecting another following baby bump photos posted by Estelle on her Instagram page earlier in November.
Estelle is a fashion influencer and she typically posts pictures of herself rocking exotic designer outfits and taking trips around the world.
#2 Chioma Omeruo
Instagram Followers: 35.6k
Chioma is the wife of Super Eagles and Leganes defender Kenneth Omeruo. The 29-year-old center back is currently the most experienced Super Eagles defender currently active having been a member of the 2013 AFCON squad.
Chioma and Kenneth have been married since 2017 and are blessed with two children.
Chioma has over 35,000 followers on her official Instagram page and posts pictures of herself, and her beau from time to time. The pair have been known to keep a low profile of their relationship on social media.
#3 Blessing Osimhen
Instagram Followers: 25.8k
Blessing is the girlfriend of Super Eagles and Napoli superstar Victor Osimhen. It's not known how long the pair have been together but reports suggest they have been in a relationship way before his rise to superstardom.
She runs an online clothing store and is as supportive as she can be of her boyfriend on social media.
She isn't as active on social media but she's very religious going by her posts on her Instagram page.
#4 Sonia Adesuwa
Instagram Followers: 23.5k
Sonia is the estranged wife of Super Eagles and Al Hilal star Odion Ighalo. The pair got married in 2009 and are blessed with 3 children.
However, their union hit a stumbling block in 2020 after rumors of Ighalo fathering another child outside his marriage emerged on social media, and the pair have gone at each other in a war of words on social media since their split.
Although, Sonia still maintains that she and Ighalo are still legally and traditionally married, with the pair still yet to formalize their divorce.
#5 Dinma Fortune
Instagram Followers: 16.2k
Dinma is the wife of Super Eagles and Leicester City star Wilfred Ndidi. It's no secret how much Ndidi publicly adores his wife.
The pair got married in May 2019, and have one daughter. Dinma is a family woman and often posts pictures of her beautiful family on her Instagram page. She also loves to keep her business as private as possible.
#6 Isi Etebo
Instagram Followers: 15.6k
Isi is the wife of Super Eagles and Aris Thessaloniki midfielder Peter Etebo. The pair got married in 2018 and are blessed with three children.
Isi loves to keep a very private life, but her husband often posts her on his Instagram page. The pair seem to be enjoying their relationship life even though they love to keep it private.
#7 Ibukun Sarah Adenuga
Instagram Followers: 14.4k
Ibukun is the wife of Super Eagles and Nantes star Moses Simon. The pair have been married since 2016 and their love has only been waxing stronger.
Ibukun has two children with Moses and often shows off her kids on her Instagram page. She's also a huge supporter of her husband going from how much she posts him on her page as well her children.
#8 Mayara Zamboni
Instagram Followers: 10.5k
Mayara is the girlfriend of Super Eagles and QPR defender Leon Balogun. Mayara is a Brazilian model for a host of agencies as seen on her official Instagram page.
She often flaunts pictures of herself modelling for a host of brands in gorgeous outfits from time to time.
At the time of writing, little is known is known about when the pair started their relationship or how long they’ve been together but one thing is for sure - their love seems to be growing stronger.
#9 Jelicia Westhoff
Jelicia broke a couple of hearts in Nigeria when it was revealed that she was dating Super Eagles and Watford goalkeeper Maduka Okoye.
Knowledge of her existence came to the public when she posted a photo of them enjoying some time together in matching outfits as well.
She also consoled him on the backlash he got from Nigerians on social media after failing to save a goal during AFCON 2022 which led to their elimination from the competition earlier this year.
Not much is known about Jelicia as she loves to keep her life private on social media.
#10 Bambi Ekong
Bambi is the wife of Watford defender and Super Eagles captain William Troost-Ekong.
The pair got married in 2021 and are blessed with two children.
Little is known about the pair's relationship especially as Bambi loves to keep her life extremely private.