Nigeria’s Most Successful Premier League Exports Revealed –


Nigeria has long been regarded as one of Africa’s footballing hotbeds. As we know, it’s a nation that eats, sleeps and dreams about football and the English Premier League in particular. Through the decades, the EPL has welcomed a host of Nigerian imports to its clubs. Many of whom have gone on to have a transformative impact on and off the field.

Within this article, we’ll celebrate the quartet of Nigerian footballers that have made their mark on European football in a big way, bringing pride to the Super Eagles. Making the leap from Africa to Europe is a big lifestyle change, but to impress and thrive in the highly competitive environment of the EPL – with all the media scrutiny it brings – is an incredible feat.

Nwankwo Kanu: Nigeria’s most decorated player

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Nwankwo Kanu is widely acknowledged as one of the most talented and successful players in the history of African football, let alone Nigerian football. He’s also an…

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