Recently, England won the u20 World Cup and in case you dont know, five of their regular players were Nigerians including Solanke, the Liverpool bound Chelsea player who won the Golden Ball of the tournament.
We have compiled 10 Football Professionals you may not even know are Nigerians
5. Sidney Sam
Sidney Sam is a Nigerian descent but a German professional footballer who plays as a forward or winger for SV Darmstadt 98 on loan from Schalke 04. He is known for his explosive speed and dribbling style
Born to a German mother and Nigerian father, Sam would have been eligible to play for the Nigeria national team, but decided early on to represent his country of birth.