Coach: Gernot Rohr
This is Nigeria’s third appearance in a row and their sixth overall. In the last three tournaments, they were able to reach the final 16 but never progressed from there. Nigeria is also the first team from Africa to claim a spot in the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Some of the powerhouse players of Nigeria include the following English Premier League players: Victor Moses, John Mikel Obi, and Alex Iwobi.
|Group D||Croatia||Nigeria||Kaliningrad Stadium||16 Jun|
|Group D||Nigeria||Iceland||Volgograd Arena||22 Jun|
|Group D||Nigeria||Argentina||St. Petersburg Stadium||26 Jun|