Samuel Chukwueze and Alex Iwobi are among the Nigerian football stars who have brought fame and glory to their families and also to the west African nation.
23-year-old Alex Iwobi joined boy hood Arsenal as a primary school student and went on to play for the Gunners in the Premier League before he left for Everton this season.
Iwobi was also among the Gunners' FA Cup winning squad that beat rivals Chelsea 2-1 in 2016/17 season in England.
Last season, it will be recalled that Alex Iwobi also scored the only goal for Arsenal in their embarrassing Europa League final defeat against Chelsea.
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And on August 8, 2019, the Super Eagles forward signed a five-year deal with Everton with many claiming the arrival of Nicolas Pepe forced the Nigerian out of the Emirates.
Since joining Everton, Alex Iwobi has scored two goals and provided two assists for the Toffees this season in English topflight as his club currently occupy 17th position on the Premier League standings.
Another player who has caught the attention of football lovers across the world is Villarreal youngster Samuel Chukwueze.
His club are currently occupying ninth position on the Spanish La Liga standings with 11 points after eight games played this term.
The 20-year-old winger has also managed to score two goals this season and he has provided one assist.
Meanwhile, these two players are expected to be in Super Eagles squad that will face Brazil on Sunday, October 13, in international friendly game.
Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how Samuel Chukwueze posted a man-of-the-match performance for Villarreal in their 4-3 victory over Bologna.
The Super Eagles star scored a goal and created an assist for the Yellow Submarines after coming on as a second half substitute when the score was leveled at 1-1.
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