Players From Nigeria In Top Leagues


Nigerian footballers have long been playing in the top leagues around the world, including those in Europe. Sunday Oliseh, Jay-Jay Okocha, Daniel Amokachi, Nwankwo Kanu and Taribo West are all examples of Nigerian players who stared in the top leagues during their career. They are sure to have inspired the next generation of Nigerian players who are currently operating in the best leagues around the world.

Beginning in the English Premier League and there are several Nigerian players enjoying life in what is regarded by many as being the top league in the world. Wilfred Ndidi and Kelechi Iheanacho both play for Leicester City, who look set to finish inside the top four of the Premier League come the end of the 2019/20 season. Ndidi in particular has been a standout performer for The Foxes over the last two years following his move from Genk in Belgium. At just 23 years of age at the time of writing, the defensive midfielder has been attracting plenty of attention from the biggest…

Source: Complete Sports