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Nigeria

The FIFA World Cup, now and then called the Football World Cup or the Soccer World Cup, yet more often than not alluded to just as the World Cup, is a universal affiliation football rivalry challenged by the men's national groups of the individuals from Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), the game's worldwide overseeing body. The title has been granted at regular intervals since the principal competition in 1930, with the exception of in 1942 and 1946 .

FIFA Ranking: 50

World Cup History

5 /13
FINALS / QUALIFYING CAMPAIGNS

FIRST FWC: 1994     Last FWC: 2014

best achievement: Round of 16 1994, 1998, 2014
first stage
5 APPEARANCES
semifinals
0 APPEARANCES
final
0 APPEARANCES
titles
0 championships

The Coach

GERNOT ROHR
GERNOT ROHR

Rohr is a standout amongst the most experienced mentors in Africa, having appreciated stretches with Gabon, Niger and Burkina Faso. The German assumed responsibility of Nigeria in August 2016 and promptly resuscitated their fortunes, with the Super Eagles fitting the bill for Russia 2018 with an amusement to extra, turning into the primary African group to secure their spot.

The Star

JOHN OBI MIKEL

Nigeria's chief remains their key man in focal midfield. A UEFA Champions League victor with Chelsea, Mikel's understanding, quality and poise will be indispensable to the Super Eagles in Russia.

JOHN OBI MIKEL

Matches


June 16, 2018 - 21:00 Local time
Group D
Kaliningrad Stadium
Kaliningrad
Croatia
Croatia
21:00
Nigeria
Nigeria
June 22, 2018 - 18:00 Local time
Group D
Volgograd Arena
Volgograd
Nigeria
Nigeria
18:00
Iceland
Iceland
May 26, 2018 - 21:00 Local time
Group D
Saint Petersburg Stadium
Saint Petersburg
Nigeria
Nigeria
21:00
Argentina
Argentina

Group


Group D
Teams MP W D L GF GA +/- Pts
3 1 0 2 3 4 -1 3
3 3 0 0 7 1 6 9
3 0 1 2 2 5 -3 1
3 1 1 1 3 5 -2 4
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