Nigeria 2010 World Cup Squad

Nigeria

Coach: Sweden Lars Lagerbäck

No. Pos. Player DoB/Age Caps Club
GK Vincent Enyeama 29 August 1982 (aged 27) 51 Israel Hapoel Tel Aviv
GK Austin Ejide 8 April 1984 (aged 26) 16 Israel Hapoel Petah Tikva
GK Dele Aiyenugba 20 November 1983 (aged 26) 9 Israel Bnei Yehuda
DF Joseph Yobo (c) 6 September 1980 (aged 29) 64 England Everton
DF Taye Taiwo 16 April 1985 (aged 25) 35 France Marseille
DF Danny Shittu 2 September 1980 (aged 29) 23 England Bolton Wanderers
DF Chidi Odiah 17 December 1983 (aged 26) 21 Russia CSKA Moscow
DF Rabiu Afolabi 18 April 1980 (aged 30) 12 Austria Red Bull Salzburg
DF Uwa Echiéjilé 20 January 1988 (aged 22) 9 France Rennes
DF Dele Adeleye 25 December 1988 (aged 21) 5 Netherlands Sparta Rotterdam
MF John Utaka 8 January 1982 (aged 28) 41 England Portsmouth
MF John Obi Mikel 22 April 1987 (aged 23) 27 England Chelsea
MF Ayila Yussuf 4 November 1984 (aged 25) 24 Ukraine Dynamo Kyiv
MF Kalu Uche 15 November 1982 (aged 27) 18 Spain Almería
MF Sani Kaita 2 May 1986 (aged 24) 16 Russia Alania Vladikavkaz
MF Dickson Etuhu 8 June 1982 (aged 28) 11 England Fulham
MF Lukman Haruna 12 April 1990 (aged 20) 1 France Monaco
FW Kanu 1 August 1976 (aged 33) 72 England Portsmouth
FW Yakubu 22 November 1982 (aged 27) 47 England Everton
FW Peter Odemwingie 15 July 1981 (aged 28) 43 Russia Lokomotiv Moscow
FW Victor Obinna 25 March 1987 (aged 23) 30 Spain Málaga
FW Obafemi Martins 28 October 1984 (aged 25) 27 Germany Wolfsburg
FW Chinedu Obasi 1 June 1986 (aged 24) 17 Germany Hoffenheim

Most Capped Player: Mudashiru Lawal – 86 caps
Top Goalscorer: Rashidi Yekini – 37 goals


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