Social media is the new way of life depending on how you choose to look at it and especially for Sports men and women, it creates opportunity for essentially everything including the easiest path to reaching their teeming fans globally.
Hence, every follow, like or retweet as in the case of Twitter creates a new experience as Super Eagles midfielder, John Ogu showed at the weekend.
Ogu hit 60,000 followers on his twitter platform on Sunday and he showed due appreciation to his community.
“My Twitter fam be growing . 60k Followers . I Just want to say, Thank you and I Love y’all .❤️❤️”
My Twitter fam be growing . 60k Followers . I Just want to say, Thank you and I Love y’all .❤️❤️
— John Ogu (@ogujohnugo) April 8, 2018
Although, not the biggest number in the twitter game for an 8-year-old handle, Ogu raised his game in recent times with hilarious videos, motivational quotes and some personal diary revelations.
The 30-year-old is hopeful of representing Nigeria at the 2018 FIFA World Cup, but how does his numbers on twitter stack up side by side other members of the Super Eagles?
Super Eagles Players and their Twitter handle followers:
Francis Uzoho: @Uzohof followers 2,706
William Troost-Ekong: @WTroostEkong followers 34.2k
Kenneth Omeruo: @omeruo22 followers 70.9k
Leon Balogun: @LeonBalogun followers 51.1k
Shehu Abdullahi: @OfficialShehu followers 6,904k
Ola Aina: @Aina2Ola followers 40.2k
Elderson Echiejile: @EchiejileEch followers 48.5k
Onazi Ogenyi: @OnaziOgenyi followers 115k
Mikel Obi: @mikel_john_obi followers 121K
Wilfred Ndidi: Ndidi25 followers 153K
Mikel Agu: @mikel_agu followers 680
Joel Obi: @joelobi followers 28.7k
Bryan Idowu: @Idovubryan followers 1,315
Moses Simon: @MosesDaddySimon followers 5,383
Ahmed Musa: @AhmedMusa718 followers 15.9k
Victor Moses: @VictorMoses followers 1.04m
Alex Iwobi: @alexiwobi followers 530k
Kelechi Iheanacho: @67Kelechi followers 182k
Odion Ighalo: @ighalojude followers 33.2k
Chidozie Awaziem: @AwaziemC followers 1,724
Junior Ajayi: @Ajayi_Jnr_ followers 7,193
Olanrewaju Kayode: @larry_kayode followers 532
Henry Onyekuru: @henryconyekuru followers 13.5k