Nigeria arrive in Russian Federation for 2018 Fifa World Cup


The Lyrics of the song paid tribute to some ex-Super Eagles players like Sunday Oliseh, Rashidi Yekini and Samuel Okwaraji.

The Super Eagles already turned heads with their chevron-patterned, two-tone green playing kit - voted your favourite of all the kits on show at the World Cup this year - but have reached new heights with their off-field attire.

With the World Cup just days away, donning a green and white native attire yesterday, the team left Nigeria for Russian Federation, in grand style.

The travel outfits dominated the conversation on Twitter as some were of the opinion that the attire was not proper while some were impressed that Nigeria travelled to Russian Federation in traditional outfits.

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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.

Nigeria who will battle Croatia, Iceland and Argentina in Group D will train twice on Wednesday at the Essentuki training site which will be behund closed doors after the first 15 minutes.

John Obi Mikel and his colleagues will be hoping to get past the Round of 16 - the country's best finish ever in the championship's history.

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