World Cup Football 2018 - Russia

Nigeria

Squad

No.PlayerPositionClubAgeCapsGoals
1 Ikechukwu EzenwaKeeperEnyimba 29240
2 Brian IdowuDefenderAmkar Perm 2651
3 Elderson EchiéjiléDefenderCercle Brugge 30623
4 Wilfred NdidiMidfielderLeicester City 21170
5 William Troost-EkongDefenderBursaspor 24221
6 Leon BalogunDefenderMainz 05 29190
7 Ahmed MusaForwardCSKA Moscow 257213
8 Oghenekaro EteboMidfielderLas Palmas 22141
9 Odion IghaloForwardChangchun Yatai 28194
10 John Obi Mikel (captain)MidfielderTianjin TEDA 31856
11 Victor MosesForwardChelsea 273411
12 Shehu AbdullahiDefenderBursaspor 25250
13 Simeon NwankwoForwardCrotone 2620
14 Kelechi IheanachoForwardLeicester City 22188
15 Joel ObiMidfielderTorino 27170
16 Daniel AkpeyiKeeperChippa United 3270
17 Ogenyi OnaziMidfielderTrabzonspor 25521
18 Alex IwobiForwardArsenal 22195
19 John OguMidfielderHapoel Be'er Sheva 30202
20 Chidozie AwaziemDefenderNantes 2140
21 Tyronne EbuehiDefenderADO Den Haag 2270
22 Kenneth OmeruoDefenderKasımpaşa 24390
23 Francis UzohoKeeperDeportivo La Coruña 1960

These details apply prior to the start of the tournament.

Matches

  1. 8. Saturday 16th June, Kaliningrad 20:00 BST
    Group D Match
    Croatia 2 - 0 Nigeria
    Scorers for Croatia: Etebo (12 og), Modrić (71 p)
    Coverage: ITV
  2. 24. Friday 22nd June, Volgograd 16:00 BST
    Group D Match
    Nigeria 2 - 0 Iceland
    Scorers for Nigeria: Musa (49, 75)
    Coverage: BBC1
  3. 39. Tuesday 26th June, St. Petersburg 19:00 BST
    Group D Match
    Nigeria 1 - 2 Argentina
    Scorers for Nigeria: Moses (51 p)
    Scorers for Argentina: Messi (14), Rojo (87)
    Coverage: BBC1

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