Osimhen overtakes Musa, Ighalo as Super Eagles’ all-time top scorers (Top 10)

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Napoli striker Victor Osimhen has etched his name in Nigerian football history by overtaking the goal-scoring records of Ahmed Musa, Samson Siasia, and Odion Ighalo.

Victor Osimhen played a crucial role in securing a 3-2 victory for the Super Eagles against Sierra Leone.

This significant win not only marked a triumph on the pitch but also sealed Nigeria’s qualification ticket for the upcoming Africa Cup of Nations, which is set to be hosted by Cote d’Ivoire.

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Osimhen’s contributions throughout the match played a key role in the team’s success, ensuring their participation in the prestigious continental tournament.

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Osimhen’s brace and Kelechi Iheanacho’s strike ensured the Super Eagles won against Sierra Leone.

Osimhen’s two goals against Sierra Leone moved him above Ighalo, Siasia and Musa in the all-time top scorers’ chart.

Osimhen is, however, behind the likes of Rashidi Yekini, Yakubu Ayegeni, Ikechukwu Uche and Obafemi Martins.

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The current list of the Super Eagles’ all-time top scorers, ranked in the top 10, includes the following players:

1. Rashidi Yekini – 37 goals
2. Segun Odegbami – 23 goals
3. Yakubu Ayegbeni – 21 goals
4. Ikechukwu Uche – 19 goals
5. Obafemi Martins – 18 goals
6. Sunday Oyarekhua – 17 goals
7. Victor Osimhen – 17 goals
8. Samson Siasia – 16 goals
9. Odion Ighalo – 16 goals
10. Ahmed Musa – 16 goals
11. Julius Aghahowa – 14 goals

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