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Facts about Super Eagles' World Cup jersey numbers

Facts about Super Eagles' World Cup jersey numbers

Indeed, Nigeria set out for their World Cup base after leaving their pre-tournament training camp in Austria on Monday and never has a football entourage looked this gosh-darn dapper...

Nigeria's striking home kit has proved incredibly popular in the run up to this summer's World Cup, and they touched down in Russian Federation with a similar sense of sartorial panache.

True to their form, the team made a colourful grand entrance to their training base in Russian Federation, donning green and white attire that featured footballs below the collars.

It's only 2 days left to the start of the FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation and teams, more or less, have completed preparations.

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While sticking to tradition, however, designers of these outfits seemed to have also kept faith with the national football team by placing footballs on the collars of the white and green attire.

They will come up against an Argentinian side that struggled to convince in qualifying, despite the presence of Lionel Messi, World Cup minnows Iceland and an ageing Croatian team.

On the play pattern he thinks can produce the needed result for the highly fashionable Super Eagles team, Siasia noted that there is need for the efforts of Captain John Obi Mikel to be adequately complimented by Victor Moses and Ahmed Musa on both wings.

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