The Super Eagles are back at the finals after missing out on the last two editions, 2015 & 2017. The two-time champions will be hoping to re-establish themselves amongst the elites of African football in Egypt under the watch of Franco-German trainer Gernot Rohr.
Nigeria have got to semi-final stage or further in 14 of their 17 appearances at the Africa Cup of Nations including 11 of the last 12.
Nigeria’s Odion Ighalo was the top goalscorer in 2019 AFCON qualifying, scoring seven goals. Ighalo netted in four of the six matches, scoring a hat-trick against Libya in October 2018.