Super Eagles buzzing and in high spirits for first training in Essentuki

Super Eagles buzzing and in high spirits for first training in Essentuki

Players and officials of the Nigerian national football team arrive at Mineralnye Vody International Airport on June 11, 2018, ahead of the Russian Federation 2018 World Cup football tournament.

9 - Since Rashidi Yekini scored Nigeria's first-ever World Cup goal, against Bulgaria in 1994, occupants of the number 9 jersey have failed to find the target for the Super Eagles in 17 consecutive games at the tournament, a drought totalling 1016 minutes of football.

The also comes after world fashion magazine GQ rated Nigerian Super Eagles jersey as the best for the 2018 World Cup.

Federation Internationale de Football Association and Local Organising Committee (LOC) officials conducted arrival meetings with the administrative officials of Super Eagles at their Sanatorium Istochnik Hotel team base camp in Essentuki.

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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.

The Super Eagles and Croatia and have been tipped to battle for the runners-up spot in group D and Rohr was full of praise for Zlatko Dalic's side.

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.

The outfits caused quite a stir on social media, with captain Jon Obi-Mikel and Leicester City midfielder Wilfred Ndidi sharing pictures of their new attire.

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