Scoring for one country is one of the greatest achievements for a footballer especially in the 21st century.
There can't be many things better than scoring a goal for your home nation and celebrating with your compatriots as you represent your country.
Based on the records extracted from Wikipedia, VANGUARD gathered Nigeria all time goal scorers in Africa Cup of Nations history.
Here are the name of the players based on number of goals scored and the year of the tournament:
1. Rashidi Yekini 5 (1994)
2. Odion Ighalo 5 (2019)
3. Jay-Jay Okocha 4 (2004)
4 Emenike 4 (2013)
5. Samuel Odegbami 3 (1980)
6. Julius Aghahowa 3 (2002)