Is Okocha 'On the Money' About Nigeria's National Team?

Soccer expert has disagreed with former Super Eagles captain, Austin Jay Jay Okocha on his position that players in the domestic league are not yet ripe enough to play for the senior national team.

The Super Eagles, Nigerian's national soccer squad is one of the respected teams in Africa, former Captain Jay jay Okocha suggested that domestic league players are no ready to play for the team.

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  • Nigeria:  Okocha May Shun N86 Million Contract for Health Reasons

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