Star Profile – Prince
Name: Wasiu Oladipupo (Prince) Age: 23- Position: Forward-
Prince is a Nigerian football striker and also the prince of the AILERU family. He currently plays for BBBFC. He is a versatile player who, in addition to being a prolific scorer, is also known for his playmaking and defense. He great grandfather’s cousin was the all-time leading scorer in the history of the Nigerian Cup of Nations, with sixteen goals. Prince is also a top scorer for Bromley B in Division 2 and the BFA League. His lavish celebrations has lit up the Summer league with comparisons being made to Obafemi Martins and Tony Yeboah. He has been targeted by many clubs but has maintained that he is BBBFC player. Prince commented “These kind of things are usually just speculation and don’t come through to me. But like I said, I am happy here. The people can say what they want.”
Prince a hardworking individual with great ability to score at any moment, a semi – graduate from the Joga Bonito Schooll of football, he has appeared in a video in Youtube featuring the likes of Stefan Ekoku and Paul Parker. Prince is renowned for showboating off the pitch but his football on the pitch has silenced many of his critics. Prince has been a real catalyst this season as Bromley B pushed hard for promotion, he has established himself in the B team and is one for the future.
In his spare time, he also likes playing Darts and his Nintendo DS. He is a Manchester Utd Fan and idols C.Ronaldo for his abilty as a player and the background he has come from. His favourite food is fried plantain & fruits and his dream is to play for the Premiership as he believes “football is me and I stand as an icon in the world of football”.