NFF release an official statement on the rumoured jersey for Nigeria at AFCON 2023


The Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) has released an official statement regarding pictures of the rumoured newly launched jersey for the Super Eagles ahead of AFCON 2023.

The football body debunked the reports stating that there is no newly announced official jersey for the Super Eagles of Nigeria ahead of the AFCON 2023 in Ivory Coast. The football body however stated that there is no new decision as 0of now which has led to the speculation that things might change on or before January 2024.

As the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations draws closer fans have raised eyebrows regarding the readiness of Nigeria as the newly announced 40-man squad list has sparked an intense debate on social media.

Highest fans tickets sold for AFCON 2023

In an official report shared by CAF, the countries with the highest numbers of tickets sold ahead of AFCON 2023 have been announced. Competition hosts, Ivory Coast leads the list with 28,614 tickets sold, Equatorial Guinea with 16,237 tickets, Nigeria with 12,544 and Senegal who are the defending champions in fifth place with 10,959 purchases.

Nigeria squad list for AFCON 2023


1. Francis Uzoho

2. Adebayo Adeleye

3. Ojo Olorunleke

4. Stanley Nwabali

5. Amas Obasogie

6. Christian Nwoke


1. Ola Aina

2. Bright Osayi-Samuel

3. Tyronne Ebuehi

4. Jamilu Collins

5. Zaidu Sanusi

6. Bruno Onyemaechi

7. William Troost-Ekong

8. Semi Ajayi

9. Calvin Bassey

10. Kenneth Omeruo

11. Kevin Akpoguma

12. Chidozie Awaziem

13. Jordan Torunarigha


1. Wilfred Ndidi

2. Frank Onyeka

3. Joe Aribo

4. Alex Iwobi

5. Alhassan Yusuf

6. Fisayo Dele-Bashiru

7. Raphael Onyedika Nwadike

8. Kelechi Nwakali


1. Victor Osimhen

2. Victor Boniface

3. Terem Moffi

4. Umar Sadiq

5. Ahmed Musa

6. Paul Onuachu

7. Cyriel Dessers

8. Ademola Lookman

9. Nathan Tella

10. Moses Simon

11. Emmanuel Dennis

12. Samuel Chukwueze

13. Kelechi Iheanacho

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