The Super Eagles of Nigeria have achieved yet another milestone, cementing their status as a football powerhouse on the African continent.
In a recent revelation, the Super Eagles were ranked as the most valuable squad in Africa and secured an impressive 10th position in the global rankings.
This remarkable achievement was disclosed in an eye-catching infographic that was shared on the official social media pages of the Nigerian national football team over the weekend.
It serves as a testament to the talent and potential that the Super Eagles possess.
In the realm of African football, the Super Eagles have consistently been a force to be reckoned with.
With a rich history that includes three African Cup of Nations titles, the team has been a source of national pride and inspiration.
Now, they have reached new heights by becoming the most valuable squad on the African continent.
Super Eagles: Joining the elite top ten
While their status as Africa's top squad is a remarkable feat in itself, the Super Eagles have also found a place among the global elite.
They currently hold the 10th position in the list of the world's most valuable national teams.
The countries that precede Nigeria in this prestigious ranking include football giants like England, France, Portugal, Brazil, Spain, Argentina, Germany, Italy, and the Netherlands.
To be among such esteemed company is a testament to the quality of talent and potential that the Super Eagles possess.
The Super Eagles have been assigned a valuation of €451.60 million, further underlining their importance in the football world.
This valuation not only reflects the skill and potential of the players but also their marketability and potential for future success.
While the Super Eagles have maintained their position as Africa's top team in terms of squad value, their recent performance in the FIFA rankings indicates their continued strength.
Although they dropped one place in the September monthly FIFA rankings, they retained their sixth position on the African continent.
This consistent presence among the top teams in Africa and their impressive global ranking highlights their potential to be a force to be reckoned with in international competitions.
For fans of Nigerian football, this news comes as a source of excitement and optimism. The Super Eagles have been on a path of continuous improvement and development, and this ranking only serves to validate their potential on the world stage.
As Nigeria's most valuable squad and a top-ten team in the world, the Super Eagles are well-positioned to inspire a new generation of talent and continue their pursuit of excellence in international football.
The future of Nigerian football looks bright, and the Super Eagles are at the forefront of this exciting journey.
The Top 10 most valuable national teams
- England UEFA – €1.37bn
- France UEFA – €1.09bn
- Portugal UEFA – €990.00m
- Brazil CONMEBOL – €969.00m
- Spain UEFA – €811.00m
- Argentina CONMEBOL – €797.50m
- Germany UEFA – €789.50m
- Italy UEFA – €636.50m
- Netherlands UEFA – €519.00m
- Nigeria CAF – €467.60m
Top 10 most valuable Super Eagles players
|1||Victor Osimhen||24||Nigeria||SSC Napoli||€120.00m|
|2||Victor Boniface||22||Nigeria||Bayer 04 Leverkusen||€40.00m|
|3||Taiwo Awoniyi||26||Nigeria||Nottingham Forest||€30.00m|
|4||Ademola Lookman||26||Nigeria||Atalanta BC (England)||€30.00m|
|5||Alex Iwobi||27||Nigeria||Fulham FC (England)||€28.00m|
|6||Wilfred Ndidi||26||Nigeria||Leicester City (England)||€25.00m|
|7||Samuel Chukwueze||24||Nigeria||AC Milan||€25.00m|
|8||Terem Moffi||24||Nigeria||OGC Nice||€25.00m|
|9||Gift Orban||21||Nigeria||KAA Gent (Togo)||€20.00m|
|10||Kelechi Iheanacho||27||Nigeria||Leicester City (England)||€18.00m|
Top 10 most valuable African national teams
|10||Democratic Republic of the Congo||CAF||€115.95m|
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