The Nigeria Amputee Football team have finally departed the shores of the country to feature in the 2018 World Cup that would be taking place in Mexico.

The team braved all odds to make the historic trip to the World Cup having failed in all their previous attempts.

Nigeria Amputee Football Team

The trip to Mexico for the Amputee team was made possible courtesy of kind donations from the NFF through the president Amaju Pinnick, members of the Super Eagles, Captain John Mikel Obi, former Vice President Atiku Abubakar and many other Nigerians.

Nigeria Amputee Football Team

Nigeria is in the same group with Russia, El Salvador and Brazil. Kenya is in the same group with USA, Turkey and Iran. Angola will face Haiti, Ukraine and Spain at the group stages. While Ghana will battle Argentina, Italy and France in the group stage.

Nigeria Amputee Football Team


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