Nigeria football Association in FIFA and Iceland’s history books
Nigerian Super Eagles has taken Nigeria into Iceland’s history books after the World Cup game between Nigeria and Iceland, as The Super Eagles of Nigeria defeated Iceland 2-0.
After the game, The Super Eagles captain John Mikel Obi was asked to give away his matchday jersey to FIFA, to be placed in FIFA Museum.
The FIFA football body explained that the development was needed because the Super Eagles were the first country to defeat Iceland in their first World Cup appearance ever.
And that the are in to keep records for history sake.
mikel Obi then had to release his jersey he worn by for the Nigeria – Iceland game at the 2018 FIFA World Cup match which ended 2-0 in Nigeria’s advantage at Volgograd Arena in Russia.