• Awards
  1. 100 Most Influential Young Africans – 2016
  • Nigeria
  • Footballer, Nigeria & Leicester City
  • en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ahmed_Musa_(footballer)

Ahmed Musa is a Nigerian professional footballer who plays as forward for Leicester City and the Nigeria national team. He is known for his pace, dribbling, composure, versatility and defensive effort. He has been compared to Jesus Navas and Arjen Robben for his pace and his ability to cut inside and cause havoc; he is a good creator as well as corner specialist.

Musa is the first Nigerian to score more than once in a FIFA World Cup match after scoring twice against Argentina in the 2014 FIFA World Cup.

In 2016 Africa Youth Awards named him among the Inaugural 100 Most Influential Young Africans, an initiative instituted to promote African youth movements and achieving and also restoring excellence in the works of young people across Africa.