Nigeria national team

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Nigeria
Elo Score1597
Elo Ranking
48th
Attack56
Defence68
Population96 685 000 inhabitants (1990)
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Major titles won by Nigeria

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Major titles won by Nigeria

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Nigeria notable games

First international
October 8th, 1949 in Sierra Leone – Friendly
First international
October 8th, 1949
WOctober 8th, 1949
in Sierra Leone
Sierra Leone
1393
-7
0 - 21707
+7
Nigeria
Friendly
First competitive game
October 20th, 1951 in Nigeria – Jalco Cup
First competitive game
October 20th, 1951
WOctober 20th, 1951
in Nigeria
Nigeria
1722
+22
5 - 01685
-22
Gold Coast
Jalco Cup
First World Cup qualifier
August 28th, 1960 in Ghana – World Cup qualifier CAF First round - Group 3
First World Cup qualifier
August 28th, 1960
LAugust 28th, 1960
in Ghana
Ghana
1764
+15
4 - 11613
-15
Nigeria
World Cup qualifier
CAF First round - Group 3
Highest Elo rating: 1743 points
October 10th, 1959 in Nigeria – Olympic Games qualifier
Highest Elo rating
1743 points
WOctober 10th, 1959
in Nigeria
Nigeria
1743
+20
3 - 11688
-20
Ghana
Olympic Games qualifier
Lowest Elo rating: 1500 points
December 27th, 1964 in Nigeria – African Games qualifier
Lowest Elo rating
1500 points
LDecember 27th, 1964
in Nigeria
Nigeria
1500
-26
1 - 21539
+26
Togo
African Games qualifier
Win against strongest opponents: 1778 points
April 3rd, 1976 in Nigeria – Olympic Games qualifier
Win against strongest opponents
1778 points
WApril 3rd, 1976
in Nigeria
Nigeria
1712
+33
3 - 11778
-33
Morocco
Olympic Games qualifier
Loss against weakest opponents: 1311 points
January 30th, 1987 in Liberia – West African Nations Cup
Loss against weakest opponents
1311 points
LJanuary 30th, 1987
in Liberia
Liberia
1311
+46
2 - 01520
-46
Nigeria
West African Nations Cup
Most points won in a game: 41 points
March 1st, 1976 in Ethiopia – Africa Cup of Nations Group B
Most points won in a game
41 points
WMarch 1st, 1976
in Ethiopia
Nigeria
1685
+41
4 - 21637
-41
Zaire
Africa Cup of Nations
Group B
Most points lost in a game: -53 points
July 21st, 1980 in the Soviet Union – Olympic Games
Most points lost in a game
-53 points
LJuly 21st, 1980
in the Soviet Union
Kuwait
1716
+53
3 - 11675
-53
Nigeria
Olympic Games
December 13th, 1959 in Nigeria – Olympic Games qualifier
LDecember 13th, 1959
in Nigeria
Nigeria
1662
-53
2 - 61719
+53
United Arab Republic
Olympic Games qualifier
Largest win
November 28th, 1959 in Nigeria – Nkrumah Cup
Largest win
WNovember 28th, 1959
in Nigeria
Nigeria
1715
+12
10 - 11506
-12
Dahomey
Nkrumah Cup
Largest loss
November 30th, 1955 in the Gold Coast – Jalco Cup
Largest loss
LNovember 30th, 1955
in the Gold Coast
Gold Coast
1722
+27
7 - 01694
-27
Nigeria
Jalco Cup

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Nigeria Elo rating evolution up to March 2nd, 1990

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Nigeria results by competition up to March 2nd, 1990

Competition P W D L GS GC GD
World Cup qualifiers 42 18 13 11 66 47 +19
Africa Cup of Nations 32 11 11 10 46 48 -2
Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers 36 13 14 9 46 36 +10
Others 187 83 51 53 294 229 +65
Total 297 125 89 83 452 360 +92

Nigeria last international games

March 2nd, 1990 in Algeria – Africa Cup of Nations Group A
LMarch 2nd, 1990 in Algeria
Algeria
1709
+27
5 - 11597
-27
Nigeria
Africa Cup of Nations
Group A
January 28th, 1990 in Nigeria – CEDEAO Cup
DJanuary 28th, 1990 in Nigeria
Nigeria
1624
-9
0 - 01582
+9
Senegal
CEDEAO Cup
January 25th, 1990 in Nigeria – CEDEAO Cup
WJanuary 25th, 1990 in Nigeria
Nigeria
1633
+27
2 - 01648
-27
Ivory Coast
CEDEAO Cup
August 27th, 1989 in Cameroon – World Cup qualifier
LAugust 27th, 1989 in Cameroon
Cameroon
1685
+12
1 - 01606
-12
Nigeria
World Cup qualifier
August 12th, 1989 in Nigeria – World Cup qualifier
WAugust 12th, 1989 in Nigeria
Nigeria
1618
+8
1 - 01466
-8
Angola
World Cup qualifier
July 30th, 1989 in Zimbabwe – Africa Cup of Nations qualifier
DJuly 30th, 1989 in Zimbabwe
Zimbabwe
1486
+2
1 - 11610
-2
Nigeria
Africa Cup of Nations qualifier
July 15th, 1989 in Nigeria – Africa Cup of Nations qualifier
WJuly 15th, 1989 in Nigeria
Nigeria
1612
+17
3 - 01484
-17
Zimbabwe
Africa Cup of Nations qualifier
June 25th, 1989 in Gabon – World Cup qualifier
LJune 25th, 1989 in Gabon
Gabon
1438
+26
2 - 11595
-26
Nigeria
World Cup qualifier
June 10th, 1989 in Nigeria – World Cup qualifier
WJune 10th, 1989 in Nigeria
Nigeria
1621
+29
2 - 01650
-29
Cameroon
World Cup qualifier
April 22nd, 1989 in Nigeria – Africa Cup of Nations qualifier
WApril 22nd, 1989 in Nigeria
Nigeria
1592
+15
3 - 01442
-15
Guinea
Africa Cup of Nations qualifier

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