FIFA World Cup 2014 Team Profile: Nigeria

Nigeria made their FIFA World Cup debut in 1994, got qualified for two more editions, and then after failing to qualify in 2006 World Cup, they are set to play their 5th edition in 2014 FIFA World Cup. They made a winning debut with their highest achievement being winning against Spain and drawing England. Check the World Cup statistics of Nigeria, highest goal scorers of Nigerians, and Nigeria’s match results in Football World Cup.

In 2014 Brazil World Cup, Nigeria is placed in Group F with Iran, Argentina, and Bosnia and Herzegovina.

2014 Football World Cup: Schedule in Indian Standard Time
Team Profiles: Brazil, Colombia, Cameroon, Greece, Germany

WC Stats

    Match Results by Editions

      Def Bulgaria 3-0
      Lost to Argentina 2-1
      Def Greece 2-0
      2nd Round: Lost to Italy 2-1


      Def Spain 3-2
      Def Bulgaria 1-0
      Lost to Paraguay 3-1
      1nd Round: Lost to Denmark 4-1


      Lost to Argentina 1-0
      Lost to Sweden 2-1
      Drew England 0-0


      Lost to Argentina 1-0
      Llost to Greece 2-1
      Drew South Korea 2-2

    Match Results by Opponents

      Bulgaria: Played 2, Won both
      Argentina: Played 2, Lost both
      Greece: Played 2, Won one, lost one
      Italy: Lost in 1994
      Spain: Won in 1998
      Paraguay: Lost in 1998
      Denmark: Lost in 1998
      Sweden: Lost in 2002
      England: Drew
      South Korea: Drew

    Goal Scorers

      , Amokachi, Amuneke (1994), Uche (2010)
      Siasia, Yekini, George (1994), Adepoju, Lawal, Oliseh, Ikpeba, Oruma, Babangida (1998), Aghahowa (2002), Yakubu (2010)

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