Some exceptionally gifted players have come from overseas to light up the Bundlesliga, and we are celebrating the talent that has arrived from some selected nations.
We are looking at the achievements of the Bundesliga’s top Nigerians, and we want to know who you think has been the best.
Taiwo Awoniyi and Emmanuel Dennis are some of the Nigerians in the German top flight.
They will aim to emulate the success of Jonathan Akpoborie, who brought a combination of skill and athleticism to the German top flight.
Jay Jay Okocha was one of the most skilful players to grace the Bundesliga. His flicks and tricks for Eintracht Frankfurt was really commendable. He scored 18 goals and provided 13 assists in 90 appearances.
The highest-scoring Nigerian in the Bundesliga is Jonathan Akpoborie.
A reliable goalscorer for VfB Stuttgart, VfL Wolfsburg and Hansa Rostock, he scored 60 goals in 144 appearances.
Take a look at the top five Nigerian scorers to be play in the Bundesliga.
Jonathan Akpoborie 60 goals
Victor Agali 32 goals
Austin Jay Jay Okocha 18 goals
Anthony Ujah 10 goals
Taiwo Awoniyi 6 goals
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