Nigeria - Record International Players

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

  • Last match included: Nigeria-Yemen, 17 Jan 2015
    

    Appearances for Nigeria National Team

    Name                                       First/Last     Caps  Goals
          
    Joseph Phillip YOBO                      * 2001-2014      101      7
    Vincent ENYEAMA                          * 2002-2014       99      0
    Nwankwo Christian Nwosu KANU               1994-2011       86     13
    Mudashiru Babatunde "Muda" LAWAL           1975-1985       86     11
    Augustine Azuka "Jay-Jay" OKOCHA           1993-2006       73     14
    John Michael Nchekwube "John Mikel OBI"  * 2005-2014       70      4
    Stephen Okechukwu KESHI                    1981-1994       68      9
    Peter RUFAI                                1981-1998       66      1 
    Peter Osaze ODEMWINGIE                   * 2002-2014       65     11
    Finidi GEORGE                              1991-2002       62      6 
    Rashidi YEKINI                             1983-1998       62     37 
    Emmanuel Oguajiofor OKALA                  1972-1980       59      0
    Abdulrasaq Yakubu AIYEGBENI              * 2000-2012       58     21
    Henry Onyemanze NWOSU                      1980-1991       58      6
    Garba LAWAL                                1997-2006       57      6
    Christian CHUKWU Okoro                     1974-1981       54      5
    Sunday Ogorchukwu OLISEH                   1993-2002       54      2
    Taye Ismaila TAIWO                       * 2004-2012       54      5 
    Aloysius ATUEGBU                           1974-1981       53      7
    Oluwaseyi George "Seyi" OLOFINJANA       * 2000-2012       52      0 
    Augustine Owen EGUAVOEN                    1987-1998       49      1 
    Samson SIASIA                              1984-1998       49     17
    John Chukwudi UTAKA                      * 2001-2012       49      6 
    Victor Nsofor OBINNA                     * 2006-2014       48     13 
    Mutiu ADEPOJU                              1990-2002       47      5
    Ademola ADESHINA                           1982-1990       47      9
    Patrick Olusegun ODEGBAMI                  1976-1981       47     22
    Uche Alozie OKECHUKWU                      1990-1998       47      3      
    Efetobore AMBROSE Emuobo                 * 2008-2014       46      2   
    Daniel Owefin AMOKACHI                     1990-1999       46     13
    Ikechukwu UCHE                           * 2007-2014       46     19
    Uwa Elderson ECHIEJILE                   * 2009-2014       45      3
    Ahmed MUSA                               * 2010-2014       45      9
    Kalu UCHE                                * 2003-2012       43      6
    Godfrey OBOABONA                         * 2012-2014       42      1
    Yisa SOFOLUWE                              1983-1988       42      1
    Taribo WEST                                1994-2005       42      0
    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
    Godwin ODIYE                               1976-1980       39      2
    Tijani BABANGIDA                           1994-2002       38      5  
    Humprey EDOBOR                             1983-1989       37      8
    Benedict IROHA                             1990-1998       37      1 
    Azubuike Emmanuel EGWUEKWE               * 2012-2015       36      0
    Uche OKAFOR                                1988-1998       36      0
    Ike Ibrahim SHORUNMU                       1992-2002       36      0
    Tunde BAMIDELE                             1978-1982       35      0
    Felix OWOLABI                              1978-1982       35      2
    Augustine Amamchukwu EJIDE               * 2001-2014       34      0
    Emmanuel Chinente EMENIKE                * 2011-2014       34      9
    Obinna NWANERI                             2004-2010       34      1
    Kenneth OLAYOMBO                           1968-1980       33     12
    Thompson OLIHA                             1988-1994       33      2
    Ifeanyi UDEZE                              2001-2005       33      0
    Julius AGHAHOWA                            2000-2007       31     14
    Sanni MOHAMMED                             1971-1976       31      3
    Best OGEDEGBE                              1979-1983       31      0
    Ogenyi ONAZI                             * 2012-2014       31      1
    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
    Ikechukwu UCHE                           * 2007-2014       19
    Obafemi Akinwunmi MARTINS                * 2004-2013       18
    Samson SIASIA                              1984-1998       17
    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
    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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