Christian Chukwu Okoro - International Appearances


The outstanding Nigerian player obtained 52 international caps with his National Team. All matches are friendlies unless stated otherwise.
Born: 4- 1-1951
Country: Nigeria 
Caps:	52	(W25-D17-L10 – GF85-GA40 – %64.42)
Goals:	5
Age First Cap:	 23 yr 191 d  14- 7-1974 vs. Ivory Coast 2-0
Age Last Cap:    30 yr 279 d  10-10-1981 vs. Algeria 0-2
National Team Career: 7 yr  88 d

Caps  Date 	Venue	 	Opponent       Score 	Competition

 1  14- 7-74	Lagos   	Ivory Coast	2-0	
 2  11- 8-74	Lagos   	Ghana   	1-1	International Tourn.
 3  17- 8-74	Lagos   	Ghana   	0-1	International Tourn.
 4  12- 1-75	Lagos   	Cameroon	1-0	
 5   5- 2-75	Monrovia	Liberia 	1-0	
 6  22- 2-75	Lagos   	Senegal 	1-1	
 7  23- 4-75	Dakar   	Togo    	1-0	International Tourn.
 8  25- 4-75	Dakar   	Senegal 	0-1	International Tourn.
 9  13- 7-75	Brazzaville	Congo-Brazz.	1-0	African Cup Qual.
10  27- 7-75	Lagos   	Congo-Brazz.	2-1	African Cup Qual.
11  24- 8-75	Accra     	Ghana   	2-1	International Tourn.
12  31- 8-75	Accra     	Ghana   	0-3	International Tourn.
13   8- 2-76	Nairobi 	Kenya   	1-1	
14  14- 2-76	Chingola	Zambia  	3-1	
15   9- 3-76	Addis Adaba	Guinea  	1-1	African Nations Cup
16  11- 3-76	Addis Ababa	Morocco 	1-2	African Nations Cup
17  16-10-76	Freetown	Sierra Leone	0-0	World Cup Qualifier
18  30-10-76	Lagos   	Sierra Leone	6-2	World Cup Qualifier
19  14- 2-77	Lagos   	Benin   	7-0	
20  17- 2-77	Freetown	Sierra Leone	1-1	African Cup Qual.
21  13- 3-77	Lagos   	Sierra Leone	2-0	African Cup Qual.
22  12- 6-77	Dakar   	Senegal 	1-3	African Cup Qual.
23  25- 6-77	Lagos   	Senegal 	3-0	African Cup Qual.
24  10- 7-77	Lagos   	Ivory Coast	4-0	World Cup Qualifier
25  25- 7-77	Bouaké  	Ivory Coast	2-2	World Cup Qualifier
26  17- 8-77	Lagos   	Sierra Leone	2-0	ECO Tournament
27  25- 9-77	Tunis   	Tunisia 	0-0	World Cup Qualifier
28   8-10-77	Lagos   	Egypt   	4-0	World Cup Qualifier
29  21-10-77	Cairo   	Egypt   	1-3	World Cup Qualifier
30  12-11-77	Lagos   	Tunisia 	0-1	World Cup Qualifier
31  14- 1-78 	Lagos   	Benin   	7-0	African Games Q.
32  17- 1-78 	Lagos   	Benin   	2-0	African Games Q.
33   5- 3-78	Accra     	Upper Volta	4-2	African Nations Cup
34   8- 3-78	Accra     	Ghana   	1-1	African Nations Cup
35  10- 3-78	Accra     	Zambia  	0-0	African Nations Cup
36  14- 3-78	Kumasi  	Uganda  	1-2	African Nations Cup
37  17- 3-78	Kumasi  	Tunisia  	1-1 [1]	African Nations Cup
38  17- 7-78	Alger   	Cameroon	0-0	African Games
39  21- 7-78	Alger   	Ghana   	0-0	African Games
40  25- 7-78	Alger   	Malawi  	3-2	African Games
41  28- 7-78	Alger   	Algeria 	0-1	African Games
42  14-10-79	Cotonou 	Benin   	1-1	
43  25-10-79	Monrovia	Liberia 	1-1	
44  27-10-79	Freetown	Sierra Leone	0-0	
45   4-11-79	Lagos   	Benin   	5-0		
46   2- 2-80	Ibadan  	Cameroon	0-0	
47   8- 3-80	Lagos   	Tanzania	3-1	African Nations Cup
48  12- 3-80	Lagos   	Ivory Coast	0-0	African Nations Cup
49  15- 3-80	Lagos   	Egypt   	1-0	African Nations Cup
50  19- 3-80	Lagos   	Morocco 	1-0	African Nations Cup
51  22- 3-80	Lagos   	Algeria 	3-0	African Nations Cup
52  10-10-81	Lagos   	Algeria 	0-2	World Cup Qualifier

[1] abandoned at 42’; match awarded 2-0 to Nigeria

Remarks: the following two matches are not full A for FIFA:
     3- 4-76	Lagos   	Morocco 	3-1	Olympic Games Q.
    18- 4-76	Tanger    	Morocco 	0-1	Olympic Games Q.


Total Record

Matches  Won  Draw  Lost For Against  Points  Percentage
  52      25   17    10    85- 40        67      64.42

Types of Matches:
Friendlies		12
World Cup Qualifier	 9
African Nations Cup	12
African Cup Qualifier	 6
African Games		 6
Other Tournaments	 7

Total:                  52


Goals:	

Cap 28	1 goal
Cap 31	1 goal
Cap 32	1 goal
Cap 33	1 goal
Cap 43	1 goal
	
Total	5 goals


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