The Nigeria Football Federation has joined the rest of the world to celebrate, Faith Micheal (New Ikidi) on her 34th birthday. According to a post on social media, the NFF said, "Happy birthday to @NGSuper_Falcons defender @ikidifaith. We wish you many happy returns".
Nigerians have been sending goodwill messages to the defender since the dawn of the day. She earlier posted a celebratory message on twitter saying, "I am +1 today Lord am grateful thanks to everyone who made my day special happy birthday to me"
She currently plies her trade at Piteå Idrottsförening in Sweden. In spite of being a defender, she has scored nine goals for a present club. Having joined the Super Falcons in 2004, she won her first trophy for the national team in 2006. She was also among the team that won the African Women Cup of Nations in 2016 and 2018. She got married in 2015.