Kanu Nwankwo and Finidi George Were The First Nigerians To Win The UEFA Champions League

Nigerian football legends, Nwankwo Kanu and Finidi George are the first from the country to win the UEFA Champions League.

Both footballers now retired, won the trophy with Ajax Amsterdam of Netherlands.

Nigeria History and Facts made this known on their page Twitter page.

Mikel Obi is the only other Nigerian who have gone on to win the top European trophy after the duo.

5 Nigerians who have won UEFA Champions League/Europa League trophy