Napoli’s Victor Osimhen, Leicester City’s Wilfred Ndidi, Chelsea’s Victor Moses, Manchester United’s Odion Ighalo and Trabzonspor’s Anthony Nwakaeme are five Nigerian football stars named in the top 1000 highest rated players in FIFA 21.
Wilfred Ndidi is the best Nigerian player as he is ranked 137th and has an overall rating of 84.
Ndidi is followed by Osimhen who ranked 617th with an overall rating of 79.
Moses came third as he ranked 659th with 78 overall rating. Nwakaeme is fourth with 836th ranking and 78 overall rating as well while Ighalo ended at fifth with 878th ranking and 77 overall rating.
In other statistics, Ndidi was rated 87 defence, 84 physicality, 74 dribbling, 71 pace, 68 passing and 62 shooting.
Osimhen’s best attribute is pace (87), Moses was listed at 80 for dribbling, Nwakaeme 81 for pace and Ighalo 79 for physicality.
As for their weakest attribute, Osimhen has a defence rating of 39, Moses 69 shooting, while Nwakaeme and Ighalo scored 39 and 42 respectively for defence.
Meanwhile, Ndidi has been ruled out of Nigeria’s senior team ahead of Ivory Coast and Tunisia AFCON qualifier clash following a groin injury he sustained during premier league match against Burnley on Sunday.