Former England striker, Alan Shearer, has included former Tremendous Eagles captain, Jay-Jay Okocha, in his high 10 Premier League cult heroes.
The listing was made public as a part of the Match of the Day podcast, alongside Gary Lineker and Micah Richards.
It’s made up of gamers often forgotten by neutrals, however liked by supporters.
Cult heroes are revered by followers even years after their departure.
Shearer, who performed for Newcastle United within the Premier League, explains his choices on selecting Okocha who was a part of an inflow of legendary gamers that signed for Bolton Wanderers, when Sam Allardyce was in cost.
Arriving from PSG in 2002, Okocha scored seven objectives in his debut season and ultimately led the Trotters to the League Cup ultimate in 2004.
Shearer mentioned: “He made the tough issues look simple – I need to’ve tried that flicking over heads 1,000,000 occasions and it’s by no means come off as soon as. Gifted, pure skill, very good participant.”
Alan Shearer’s high 10 cult heroes are: 1.Eric Cantona, 2. Matt Le Tissier, 3. Paul Gascoigne, 4. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, 5. Paulo di Canio, 6. Jay-Jay Okocha, 7. Mario Balotelli, 8. Chris Waddle, 9. David Ginola, 10. Faustino Asprilla.