Nigeria - Record International Players

  • Appearances for Nigeria National Team
  • Goalscoring for Nigeria National Team

  • Last match included: France-Nigeria, 30 Jun 2014
    

    Appearances for Nigeria National Team

    Name                                       First/Last     Caps  Goals
          
    Joseph Phillip YOBO                      * 2001-2014      101      7
    Vincent ENYEAMA                          * 2002-2014       95      0
    Nwankwo Christian Nwosu KANU               1994-2011       86     13
    Mudashiru Babatunde "Muda" LAWAL           1975-1985       82     11
    Augustine Azuka "Jay-Jay" OKOCHA           1993-2006       73     14
    Peter Osaze ODEMWINGIE                   * 2002-2014       65     11
    John Michael Nchekwube "John Mikel OBI"  * 2005-2014       64      4
    Finidi GEORGE                              1991-2002       62      6 
    Stephen Okechukwu KESHI                    1981-1994       60      9
    Peter RUFAI                                1981-1998       59      1 
    Abdulrasaq Yakubu AIYEGBENI              * 2000-2012       58     21
    Rashidi YEKINI                             1983-1998       58     37 
    Garba LAWAL                                1997-2006       57      6
    Emmanuel Oguajiofor OKALA                  1972-1980       57      0
    Sunday Ogorchukwu OLISEH                   1993-2002       54      2
    Taye Ismaila TAIWO                       * 2004-2012       54      5 
    Christian CHUKWU Okoro                     1974-1981       52      5
    Oluwaseyi George "Seyi" OLOFINJANA       * 2000-2012       52      0 
    Aloysius ATUEGBU                           1974-1981       51      7
    John Chukwudi UTAKA                      * 2001-2012       49      6 
    Henry Onyemanze NWOSU                      1980-1991       48      4
    Victor Nsofor OBINNA                     * 2006-2014       48     13 
    Mutiu ADEPOJU                              1990-2002       47      5
    Augustine Owen EGUAVOEN                    1987-1998       47      1 
    Patrick Olusegun ODEGBAMI                  1976-1981       47     22
    Uche Alozie OKECHUKWU                      1990-1998       47      3      
    Daniel Owefin AMOKACHI                     1990-1999       46     13
    Samson SIASIA                              1984-1998       46     13
    Ikechukwu UCHE                           * 2007-2013       44     18
    Kalu UCHE                                * 2003-2012       43      6
    Uwa Elderson ECHIEJILE                   * 2009-2014       42      3
    Taribo WEST                                1994-2005       42      0
    Efetobore AMBROSE Emuobo                 * 2008-2014       41      1    
    Anthony "Tony" IGWE                        1968-1974       40      3      
    Obafemi Akinwunmi MARTINS                * 2004-2013       40     18
    Godwin ACHEBE                              1960-1973       39      3
    Adokiye AMIESIMAKA                         1977-1981       39      5
    Ahmed MUSA                               * 2010-2014       39      7
    Tijani BABANGIDA                           1994-2002       38      5  
    Benedict IROHA                             1990-1998       37      1 
    Godfrey OBOABONA                         * 2012-2014       37      1
    Godwin ODIYE                               1976-1980       37      2
    Ike Ibrahim SHORUNMU                       1992-2002       36      0
    Ademola ADESHINA                           1982-1990       35      5
    Tunde BAMIDELE                             1978-1982       35      0
    Uche OKAFOR                                1988-1998       35      0
    Felix OWOLABI                              1978-1982       35      2
    Yisa SOFOLUWE                              1983-1988       35      1
    Obinna NWANERI                             2004-2010       34      1
    Kenneth OLAYOMBO                           1968-1980       33     12
    Ifeanyi UDEZE                              2001-2005       33      0
    Azubuike Emmanuel EGWUEKWE               * 2012-2014       32      0
    Augustine Amamchukwu EJIDE               * 2001-2014       32      0
    Thompson OLIHA                             1988-1994       32      2
    Julius AGHAHOWA                            2000-2007       31     14
    Sanni MOHAMMED                             1971-1976       31      3
    Best OGEDEGBE                              1979-1983       31      0
    Daniel SHITTU                              2002-2010       31      0
    Peter ANIEKE                               1965-1973       30      5
    Yusuf AYILA Atanda                         2005-2011       30      1
    Victor IKPEBA                              1992-2002       30      7
    Haruna Olatunji ILERIKA                    1972-1976       30      4
    Chukwudi "Chidi" ODIAH                     2000-2010       30      1
    Sunday "Sunny" OYAREKHUA                   1971-1976       30     13
    
    *  still active
    
    

    Goalscoring for Nigeria National Team

    Name                                       First/Last     Goals
    
    Rashidi YEKINI                             1983-1998       37
    Patrick Olusegun ODEGBAMI                  1976-1981       22
    Abdulrasaq Yakubu AIYEGBENI              * 2000-2012       21
    Obafemi Akinwunmi MARTINS                * 2004-2013       18
    Ikechukwu UCHE                           * 2007-2013       18
    Julius AGHAHOWA                            2000-2007       14
    Asuquo EKPE                                1960-1965       14
    Augustine Azuka "Jay-Jay" OKOCHA           1993-2006       14
    Thompson USIYEN                            1976-1981       14
    Daniel Owefin AMOKACHI                     1990-1999       13
    Nwankwo Christian Nwosu KANU               1994-2011       13
    Victor Nsofor OBINNA                     * 2006-2014       13
    Sunday "Sunny" OYAREKHUA                   1976-1976       13
    Samson SIASIA                              1984-1998       13
    Kenneth OLAYOMBO                           1968-1980       12
    Paul Ebiye HAMILTON                        1963-1971       11
    Mudashiru Babatunde "Muda" LAWAL           1975-1985       11
    Peter Osaze ODEMWINGIE                   * 2002-2014       11
    
    *  still active
    
    

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    Thanks to Jarek Owsianski for earlier version of this file

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    Last updated: 24 Jul 2014

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