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29/03 Egypt 1 - 0 Nigeria
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Coach: Stephen Keshi

Nickname: Super Eagles

FIFA Ranking: 44

Honours: 1980, 1994, 2013 Africa Cup of Nations champions; 1973 All-Africa Games champions; 1995 Afro-Asian Cup of Nations winners

Most capped player: Joseph Yobo (95)

Record goalscorer: Rashidi Yekini (37)

Previous World Cup appearances: 4 (1994, 1998, 2002, 2010)

Best FIFA World Cup finish: Second Round (1994, 1998)

FIFA World Cup top goalscorer: Daniel Amokachi, Karu Uche, Emmanuel Amunike (2)

Nigeria

Goalkeepers

Daniel  Akpeyi
Daniel Akpeyi
Squad Number:
Chigozie Agbim
Squad Number: 21
Austin Ejide
Squad Number: 16
Vincent Enyeama
Squad Number: 1

Defenders

Godfrey Oboabona
Squad Number: 14
Chima Akas
Chima Akas
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Juwon Oshaniwa
Squad Number: 13
Nelson Ogbonnaya
Nelson Ogbonnaya
Squad Number:
Kenneth Omeruo
Squad Number: 22
Leon Balogun
Leon Balogun
Squad Number:
Elderson Echiejile
Squad Number: 3
Kunle Odunlami
Squad Number: 12
Joseph Yobo
Squad Number: 2
Efe Ambrose
Squad Number: 5
Azubuike Egwuekwe
Squad Number: 6

Midfielders

Sone Aluko
Sone Aluko
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Nosa Igiebor
Nosa Igiebor
Squad Number: 20
Michael Uchebo
Squad Number: 20
John Obi Mikel
Squad Number: 10
Ramon Azeez
Squad Number: 15
John Ogu
John Ogu
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Kingsley Sokari
Kingsley Sokari
Squad Number:
Reuben Gabriel
Squad Number: 4
Hope Akpan
Hope Akpan
Squad Number:
Ogenyi Onazi
Squad Number: 17
Raheem Lawal
Raheem Lawal
Squad Number:
Ejike Uzoenyi
Squad Number: 18

Strikers

Michael Babatunde
Squad Number: 18
Victor Moses
Squad Number: 11
Ahmed Musa
Squad Number: 7
Odion Ighalo
Odion Ighalo
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Gbolahan Salami
Gbolahan Salami
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Moses Simon
Moses Simon
Squad Number:
Peter Odemwingie
Squad Number: 8
Aaron Samuel
Aaron Samuel
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Ighodaro Osaguona
Ighodaro Osaguona
Squad Number:
Emmanuel Emenike
Squad Number: 9
Nwofor Uche
Squad Number: 19
Shola Ameobi
Squad Number: 23