Sunday Oliseh: Goal against Spain at France 98 one of the best moments

 

Sunday OlisehOliseh scored Nigeria’s winner in a 3-2 against Spain in a group game of the 1998 FIFA World Cup in France.

Ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Brazil, the former Super Eagles captain is still talking about that goal.

Responding to a video trivia question asked on Twitter by the FIFA World Cup Trivia account, Oliseh wrote; “One of my best moments in life.”

Stunning strike

Sunday Oliseh Sunday Oliseh ahd 63 caps for the Super Eagles of Nigeria (Omni Sports)

Oliseh’s stunning strike came in the 78th minute after Mutiu Adepoju and Garba Lawal had restored parity for Nigeria at 2-2.

Fernando Hierro and Raul Gonzalez had put Spain in the lead twice in the game.

Oliseh went on to play 63 times for the Super Eagles of Nigeria.

For the 2018 FIFA World Cup which will be Nigeria’s sixth appearance, the Super Eagles have been drawn in Group D alongside Argentina, Croatia and Iceland.

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