St Kitts and Nevis: Joshua Williams, a citizen of St Kitts and Nevis, has been played in the NFL Super Bowl 57 this evening (Sunday, February 12 2023) at 7:30 pm.
Williams previously played for Fayetteville State University, which he graduated from in 2017, before being selected by the Kansas City Chiefs in April 2022, where he currently plays as a cornerback.
Joshua Williams is the last of three children. He is the son of George Williams, who formerly resided in Molineux, St Kitts and Nevis.
The Prime Minister of Saint Kitts and Nevis. Dr Terrance Drew extends best wishes to Williams and his family on this outstanding achievement and looks forward to a repeat of his remarkable performance in tonight’s game.
Prime Minister of St Kitts and Nevis- Dr Terrance Drew, took to social media and extended greetings to his family on his outstanding achievement. He cited, “This is an exciting time for all nationals of Saint Kitts and Nevis. I extend best wishes to Williams and his family on this outstanding achievement and look forward to a repeat of his remarkable performance in tonight’s game.”
The NFL selected more than 200 players, coaches, and executives to participate in a new player-led initiative to celebrate international diversity, and each player was allowed to represent their nationality or cultural heritage last September.
Joshua Williams will represent the twin-island Federation of St Kitts and Nevis and a total of five Kansas City Chiefs players have participated in this initiative.
He was also the first Fayetteville State player to be invited to the college football Senior Bowl.
An article published by ABC11 highlighting Joshua Williams stated that it was his outstanding performance on the field last Sunday that pushed his team to the title game. “Williams made a big fourth-quarter interception for the Chiefs in their 23-20 AFC Championship win against the defending AFC titlist Cincinnati Bengals”.