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Super Eagles Arrive In Russia Ahead Of FIFA World Cup

Super Eagles Arrive In Russia Ahead Of FIFA World Cup

The Super Eagles of Nigeria have arrived in Russian Federation for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

The Eagles will be seeking their first win in their opening game of the World Cup in 20 years when they clash with Croatia next Saturday, ahead of which Rohr said all the players have to up their game.

The official theme song will be launched at an event in Lagos featuring a host of Nigerian Performers, including Phyno, Olamide, Small Doctor, Ay and Bovi.

Bayern Munich of Germany and Austria worldwide defender David Alaba has revealed that he loves Nigeria and would have loved to play for the Super Eagles but for circumstances beyond his control.

Croatia arrived in Russian Federation on Monday.




Large gatherings of people showed excitement at seeing the three-time African champions arrive in Nigerian buba-and-sokoto uniform sown in the country's colours, complemented with white bowler hats. "Can we buy this one or it's already sold out too?".

After touching down in Russian Federation ahead of their opening clash with Croatia in Kaliningrad this weekend, the Nigerians showed off their new travel-wear on social media.

10 - No player wearing the Super Eagles" iconic number 10 jersey has scored a goal at the World Cup: Austin "Jay-Jay' Okocha (1994, 1998, 2002), Brown Ideye (2010), John Mikel Obi (2014).

But you'll have to prepare some more great banter because we're bringing you another story on Nigeria and their fashion - though this time it's not their kits.


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