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TOP 10 Nigerian footballers in the World 2021

Wilfred Ndidi in action for Leicester City

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Wilfred Ndidi

Wilfred Ndidi in action for Leicester City
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Ndidi currently plays for Leicester City. The 24-year-old has been representing Nigeria since 2015. He has made overall 43 appearances for the Nigeria national team.



Joe Aribo

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Joe Aribo, who plays for Rangers since 2019, has been representing Nigeria from the same year. The 25-year-old has made 11 appearances for Nigeria and scored 2 goals. In 2020/2021 season, Aribo became Scottish Premiership champions with the Gers.



Emmanuel Dennis

Dennis has been representing Nigeria since 2019. The center-forward plays for Watford on the club level. The 24-year-old as of now has made 18 appearances in which he has scored 8 goals and provided 5 assists.



Samuel Chukwueze

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Chukwueze represents Nigeria since 2018. The 22-year-old has made 19 appearances for Super Eagles and scored3 goals. In 2019, he was named the Nigeria Football Federation’s 2018 Young Player of the Year. On club level, Chukwueze currently plays for Villarreal since 2018.



Victor Osimhen

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Osimhen has caught the eyes of many with his impressive performances for Napoli this season. The 22-year-old has scored 9 goals and provided 2 assists in 14 appearances. Osimhen has been representing Nigeria since 2017. He has made 18 appearances on an international level and scored 10 goals. In 2019, the centre-forward finished 3rd in AFCON.

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