Nigeria national football team facts for kids

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Soccerball.svg Nigeria
Association Nigeria Football Association
Confederation CAF
Coach Shaibu Amodu
Most caps Mudashiru Lawal (86)
Top scorer Rashidi Yekini (37)
World Cup
Appearances 4
First Apps 1994
Best result Round 2 (1994, 1998)

Nigeria national football team is the national football team of Nigeria.

Top scorers

Pos Player Goals Apps Career
1 Rashidi Yekini 37 58 1985-1998
2 Segun Odegbami 24 1976-1989
3 Sunday Oyarekhua 17 1971-1975
3 Yakubu 17 2001-present
5 Samson Siasia 16 1989-1998
6 Thompson Usiyan 15 1976-1978
7 Daniel Amokachi 14 1990-1997
7 Jay-Jay Okocha 14 1993-2005
7 Julius Aghahowa 14 2000-2005
10 Nwankwo Kanu 13 75 1995-2007
10 Obafemi Martins 13 2004-2007

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