The Spanish league is regarded as one of the most competitive football leagues in the entire universe. This is due to the presence of football clubs like Barcelona and Real Madrid. So many talented European stars have represented Barcelona and Real Madrid over the past thirty years. However, we also have a few Nigerian footballers who have played for either Barcelona or Real Madrid. Let us take a look at some of them.
1. Mutiu Adepoju
The former Nigerian international is regarded as one of the most talented midfielders in African history. He played for Real Madrid at youth level. It is also important to point out that he represented the Super Eagles of Nigeria.
2. Emmanuel Amunike
He made a few appearances for Barcelona in the Spanish domestic league. He is also regarded as one of the most prolific strikers in the history of African football. This is because he scored a few goals for the Nigerian national team.
3. Haruna Babangida
The former Nigerian international played as a winger for Barcelona. He also made a few appearances for the Super Eagles of Nigeria. This is why he is regarded as one of the most influential football players in Nigerian history.
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