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Nigeria National Soccer Team

Nigeria National Soccer Team
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Nigeria National Soccer Team

Original jersey colors: green and white

Alternate jersey colors: white and green

Nickname: "super eagles"

Confederation: CAF (Confereration Africaine of Football; African Football Confederation)

National Confederation:

NFA Logo NFA (Nigeria Football Association)

Tournaments: African Cup of Nations

Titles won: African Cup of Nations 1980, 1994
Olympic Gold Medal 1996
Olympic Silver Medal 2008
African Games 1 (1973)
Afro-Asian Cup of Nations 1 (1995)

Greatest players: Christian Chukwu, Segun Odegbami, Mudashiru Lawal, Stephen Keshi, Samuel Okwaraji, Rashidi Yekini, Samson Siasia, Daniel Amokachi, Sunday Oliseh, Nwankwo Kanu, Victor Ikpeba, John Obi Mikel, Jay-Jay Okocha, Taribo West, Celestine Babayaro, Joseph Yobo, Aiyegbeni Yakubu, Obafemi Martins, Julius Aghahowa, Finidi George, Emmanuel Amunike, Peter Rufai, Mutiu Adepoju, Tijjani Babangida

World Cup Information:

World Cups organized: None

World Cup appearances: (4)
1994, Lost in 1/8 Finals
1998, Lost in 1/8 Finals
2002, Lost in First Round
2010, Lost in First Round

World Cup absences: (15)
1930, Didn't Enter
1934, Didn't Enter
1938, Didn't Enter
1950, Didn't Enter
1954, Didn't Enter
1958, Didn't Enter
1962, Didn't Qualify
1966, Withdrew
1970, Didn't Qualify
1974, Didn't Qualify
1978, Didn't Qualify
1982, Didn't Qualify
1986, Didn't Qualify
1990, Didn't Qualify
2006, Didn't Qualify

Historical World Cup statistics:

Ranking Champion World Cups PTS P W D L GS GA Dif
36 - 4 14 14 4 2 8 17 21 -4

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* This Nigeria National Team soccer profile was updated in April 2008.

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