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Do you still remember Nigeria's most capped player?

Vincent Enyeama is a Nigerian professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper. He is an exceptional goalkeeper who scores goals mostly from penalty kicks. He is one of the best ever goalkeepers to come out of Africa. His record of 101 caps will be very difficult to equal.

He was also a member of the Nigerian national team from 2020 until October 2015, serving as its captain from 2013 until his retirement from international football.He won 101 caps, he is Nigeria's most capped player of all time.

On 25 March 2015, Enyeama won his 100th for Nigeria cap in a 1-0 loss to Uganda. He retired from international football on 8 October 2015, but later reinstated himself in 2017.

Eagles goalkeeper, Vincent Enyeama has taken the role of a goalkeeper coach with French National 3 club side, Iris club de Croix. Enyeama who spent a large of his playing career in France will train the club's reserves and U-16 goalkeepers.

He was born on 29 August 1982. He got married to his wife, Promise Enyeama in June 2006 and they are blessed with 3 lovely children.

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