France's midfielder Paul Pogba celebrates after scoring the first goal during a Round of 16 football match between France and Nigeria at Mane Garrincha National Stadium in Brasilia during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 30, 2014
France advance to the quarter-finals of the World Cup and knock out Nigeria thanks to second-half goals from Paul Pogba and Antoine Griezmann.
Last Six:
Goals
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11
Goals
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4
Clean
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2
Germany's defender and captain Philipp Lahm (front-R) holds up the World Cup trophy as he celebrates on with his teammates after winning the 2014 FIFA World Cup final on July 13, 2014
World Cup 2018: Who has qualified for Russia?
Sports Mole rounds up who has qualified for the 2018 World Cup in Russia so far, and how they got there.
Oct 11, 12:25
Tammy Abraham represents England Under-19s against Japan Under-19s on November 15, 2015
Tammy Abraham: 'I want to carry on playing for England'
England Under-21 striker Tammy Abraham rejects reports suggesting that he wants to switch his international allegiance to Nigeria.
Sep 21, 19:21
Tammy Abraham represents England Under-19s against Japan Under-19s on November 15, 2015
Report: Tammy Abraham headhunted for Nigeria national team
Nigeria Football Federation president Amaju Pinnick admits that he is trying to convince Tammy Abraham to turn out for the Super Eagles instead of England.
Sep 8, 18:36
Charlton Athletic's Ademola Lookman looks like a beaten man as his side are relegated from the Championship following a 0-0 draw with Bolton Wanderers
Nigeria keen for Ademola Lookman to switch allegiances
Nigeria are ready to try to tempt Everton striker Ademola Lookman to switch allegiances before he makes an appearance for the England senior side.
Jan 19, 16:40
Riyad Mahrez of Leicester City during the Pre Season Friendlly match between Lincoln City and Leicester City at Sincil Bank Stadium on July 21, 2015
Riyad Mahrez named African Footballer of the Year
Algeria and Leicester City forward Riyad Mahrez is voted the Confederation of African Football's Player of the Year.
Jan 5, 22:46
Mikel John Obi of Chelsea looks on during a Pre Season Friendly between Chelsea and Fiorentina at Stamford Bridge on August 5, 2015
Antonio Conte criticised by Nigeria manager for John Obi Mikel treatment
John Obi Mikel admits that his time at Chelsea may well be up, as his national team boss takes a swipe at Antonio Conte for his treatment of the experienced midfielder.
Nov 11, 10:13
Chuba Akpom of Arsenal looks on during the Emirates Cup match between Arsenal and VfL Wolfsburg at the Emirates Stadium on July 26, 2015
Chuba Akpom, Ovie Ejaria set for Nigeria call-ups?
Arsenal striker Chuba Akpom and Liverpool midfielder Ovie Ejaria, both of whom are eligible for England, are reportedly in line for Nigeria call-ups.
Jul 30, 13:28
Kanu of Arsenal scores a goal during the Carling Cup fourth round match between Arsenal and Wolverhampton Wanderers at Highbury on December 2, 2003
Nwankwo Kanu: 'Kelechi Nwakali will succeed at Arsenal'
Former Arsenal striker Nwankwo Kanu tips 18-year-old compatriot Kelechi Nwakali to enjoy a bright future at the club.
Jul 18, 20:49
Kelechi Iheanacho celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Swansea City and Manchester City on May 15, 2016
Kelechi Iheanacho named in provisional Nigeria squad for Olympic Games
Manchester City risk losing Kelechi Iheanacho at the start of next season should he agree to represent Nigeria in August's Olympic football competition.
Jun 24, 15:44
Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi stands on the touchline on March 23, 2013.
Nigerian football legend Stephen Keshi dies, aged 54
Nigerian football legend Stephen Keshi dies from a suspected heart attack at the age of 54.
Jun 8, 09:28
Alex Iwobi of Arsenal looks on during the Emirates Cup match between Arsenal and Olympique Lyonnais at the Emirates Stadium on July 25, 2015 in London, England.
Arsenal's Alex Iwobi could miss start of next season because of Olympic dream
Arsenal youngster Alex Iwobi could miss the start of next season as he wants to compete for Nigeria at the Olympics in Rio.
Apr 6, 15:21
Alex Iwobi of Arsenal looks on during the Emirates Cup match between Arsenal and Olympique Lyonnais at the Emirates Stadium on July 25, 2015 in London, England.
Arsene Wenger: 'Alex Iwobi a loss for England'
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger believes that England will live to regret missing out on Alex Iwobi to Nigeria following the teenager's performance against Watford.
Apr 2, 21:01
Alex Iwobi of Arsenal looks on during the Emirates Cup match between Arsenal and Olympique Lyonnais at the Emirates Stadium on July 25, 2015 in London, England.
Arsenal's Alex Iwobi recovers from food poisoning, "ready" for Nigeria debut
Arsenal attacker Alex Iwobi reveals that he has recovered from food poisoning and is now ready to make his international debut having chosen Nigeria ahead of England.
Mar 22, 21:30
Alex Iwobi of Arsenal looks on during the Emirates Cup match between Arsenal and Olympique Lyonnais at the Emirates Stadium on July 25, 2015 in London, England.
Alex Iwobi chooses Nigeria over England
Alex Iwobi's father confirms that the Arsenal attacker will represent Nigeria, rather than England, at international level.
Mar 22, 15:13
Alex Iwobi of Arsenal looks on during the Emirates Cup match between Arsenal and Olympique Lyonnais at the Emirates Stadium on July 25, 2015 in London, England.
Report: FA makes last-ditch Alex Iwobi England bid
The Football Association is reportedly making a last-ditch bid to stop Arsenal starlet Alex Iwobi committing his international future to Nigeria.
Mar 21, 10:05
Jordon Ibe of Liverpool controls the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Liverpool at Goodison Park on February 7, 2015
Jordon Ibe declares intention to play for England at senior level
Liverpool winger Jordon Ibe confirms that he intends to represent England at senior international level.
Sep 15, 16:11
Jordon Ibe of Liverpool controls the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Liverpool at Goodison Park on February 7, 2015
Sunday Oliseh: 'Jordon Ibe will play for England'
Nigeria coach Sunday Oliseh confirms on Twitter that Liverpool winger Jordon Ibe is concentrating on playing for England rather than his own side.
Sep 14, 05:43
Odion Ighalo of Watford scores his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Watford at Goodison Park on August 8, 2015
Nigeria boss praises Odion Ighalo for Everton goal
Nigeria coach Sunday Oliseh admits that he was impressed by Odion Ighalo's performance in Watford's Premier League draw with Everton on Saturday.
Aug 10, 09:25
Jordan Ibe of Liverpool U21 looks on during the Barclays U21s Premier League match between Liverpool U21 and Sunderland U21 at Anfield on September 17, 2013
Report: Jordon Ibe turns down Nigeria approach, commits to England
Jordon Ibe reportedly turns down an approach from Nigeria to switch his international allegiance, and commits his future to England.
Aug 6, 13:07
Jordon Ibe of Liverpool controls the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Liverpool at Goodison Park on February 7, 2015
Report: Nigeria meet with Jordon Ibe
Nigeria are reportedly keen to persuade Jordon Ibe to represent them at senior level, despite the Liverpool winger being a regular in England youth teams.
Aug 6, 02:22



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City98103242825
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd96212241820
3Tottenham HotspurSpurs96211961320
4Chelsea95131710716
5Arsenal95131712516
6Watford94321517-215
7Newcastle UnitedNewcastle9423108214
8Burnley934289-113
9Liverpool93421416-213
10Southampton933389-112
11Huddersfield TownHuddersfield9333710-312
12Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton9324910-111
13West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom9243710-310
14Leicester CityLeicester92341214-29
15Swansea CitySwansea9225610-48
16West Ham UnitedWest Ham9225817-98
17Stoke CityStoke92251020-108
18Everton9225718-118
19Bournemouth9216613-77
20Crystal Palace9108219-173