Frequent question: Who has the most caps for Nigeria?

Captain Ahmed Musa
Most caps Vincent Enyeama Joseph Yobo (101)
Top scorer Rashidi Yekini (37)
Home stadium Moshood Abiola National Stadium
FIFA ranking

Who is the most capped Nigerian player?


# Player Career
1 Vincent Enyeama 2002–2015
2 Joseph Yobo 2001–2014
3 Ahmed Musa 2010–present
4 John Obi Mikel 2006–2019

Who is Super Eagles coach?

Who gave Nigeria name?

The name Nigeria was suggested in the late 19th Century by British journalist Flora Shaw, who would later marry the British colonial administrator Lord Frederick Lugard.

Do players actually get caps?

Players are awarded one cap for every match they play — unless they play in a World Cup or European Championship finals tournament, then they are given a single cap for the competition, with the names of all their opponents stitched into the fabric of the cap itself.

Who is the best football player in the world right now 2021?

Top 50 Best Footballers in the World 2021

Rank Player Nationality
1 Robert Lewandowski POL
2 Lionel Messi ARG
3 Jadon Sancho GBR
4 Kylian Mbappé FRA

Who is the best player in Nigeria 2020?

In this Pulse Picks 2020 list, we write on the best 10 Nigerian footballers of 2020.

  • Victor Osimhen (Lille/Napoli) …
  • Wilfred Ndidi (Leicester City) …
  • Simy Nwankwo (Crotone) …
  • Zaidu Sanusi (Santa Clara/Porto) …
  • Semi Ajayi (West Brom) …
  • Paul Onuachu (Genk) …
  • Frank Onyeka (FC Midtjylland) …
  • Joe Aribo (Rangers)
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Who was Super Eagles coach in 1994?

Clemens Westerhof

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1983–1984 MVV
1984–1985 Vitesse Arnhem
1989–1994 Nigeria
1998–2000 Zimbabwe
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