Super Eagles players were not left out in celebration of the Christmas break as they took to their official social media handles to post pictures and messages during the festive period.

The Christmas period is always celebrated on December 25 by believers of Jesus Christ as his birthday, and Nigerian footballers also participated in the festivities.

Here is how some of your favourite Nigerian footballers are celebrating Christmas.

Super Eagles forward Odion Ighalo took to his official Instagram account to post a picture of his family with a message which said, “Merry Christmas from TheIghalos”

Leganes defender Kenneth Omeruo also posted a picture of himself and his wife with a message which said, “HAPPY BIRTHDAY JESUS …. AND MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU ALL.