Sabinus hails 'spiritual' Nigerian striker Victor Boniface after using him on FIFA

Victor Boniface gets Sabinus respect.

Sabinus hails 'spiritual' Nigerian striker Victor Boniface after using him on FIFA

Izuchukwu Akawor 10:15 - 25.11.2023

Comedian Sabinus could not hide his admiration for Nigerian and Bayer Leverkusen star Victor Boniface after a FIFA experience.

Super Eagles newbie Victor Boniface has impressed Nigerian comedian Chukwuemeka Ejekwu, popularly known as Sabinus with his football prowess. 

Sabinus took to social media to express his admiration for the Bayer Leverkusen sensation following after using him on the video game, FIFA.

Sabinus and Boniface love up

In a video shared on social media platform,, formerly Twitter, by Soccernet, the comedian eulogised the Leverkusen star after he scored a fantastic goal on FIFA.

“Boniface, Boniface good,” Sabinus screamed in the video. “Real life, game, (and) spiritual, all. Omo. Boni, Boni last bar. Boni,” he added. 

Victor Boniface and Florian Writz combined for the opener. (Photo Credit: Bayer/X)

Sabinus’ effusive comments were well received by the Leverkusen star, who quickly reshared on his Instagram story with the caption; “My oga at the top.”

The 22-year-old has become a fan favourite at Die Werkself following his move from Belgian club Royale Saint-Gilloise in the summer.

Nigerian comedian, Sabinus.

His excellent start of the season has seen him become Leverkusen’s contributor-in-chief this season in the Bundesliga, with 12 goals in 11 appearances.

Boniface has also won the Rookie of the Month three times in a row at Bayer, earning him a maiden call-up to the Nigerian Super Eagles where he made his debut against Sao Tome and Principe.

Boniface who is highly rated at the German club came off the bench in place of Taiwo Awoniyi in the 64th minute to make his international debut for Nigeria against Sao Tome and Principe. Image Credit - Boniface/Instagram

The talented forward has since added two more caps to his name and was part of the team that battled to two draws in the recently concluded 2026 FIFA World Cup against Lesotho and Zimbabwe.

Boniface returns to Bundesliga

Meanwhile, Boniface and his Leverkusen side are back in action in the Bundesliga this weekend.

Victor Boniface has won the last three Rookie of the Month awards. (Photo Credit: Bayer Leverkusen/X)

Leverkusen are visitors to Werder Bremen and will be looking to maintain their stronghold at the top of the table with another win.

Boniface will be hoping to return among the goals, having not scored for Die Werkself in the league since his goal against Koln on October 8. 

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