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Five Nigerian Footballers Who Played For AC Milan Or Inter Milan

The Italian domestic league is one of the most competitive football leagues in Europe. Great football clubs like AC Milan and Inter Milan have played in Italy for many years. AC Milan is regarded as one of the most famous football clubs in the entire world. Officials at Inter Milan and AC Milan have been able to attract some top African football players over the past thirty years. Below are five Nigerian footballers who have played for Inter Milan or AC Milan.

1. Victor Moses

Moses is the last Nigerian footballer who has played for Inter Milan. He was brought to Italy by Antonio Conte. The former Chelsea star went on to make some appearances for Inter Milan in the Italian Serie A. Victor Moses has also played for Nigeria at international level.

2. Nwankwo Kanu

Many European clubs indicated interest in signing Nwankwo Kanu from Ajax in 1996. However, Kanu decided to join Inter Milan before the 1996 Olympic Games in Atlanta. He managed to make some appearances for Inter Milan in the Serie A. His incredible talent earned him a transfer to Arsenal a few years later.

3. Obafemi Martins

Martin's made a total of 88 appearances for Inter Milan in the Serie A. The former Nigerian striker also scored 28 goals in the Italian domestic league. This means that he is one of the most prolific African strikers in the history of Inter Milan.

4. Taye Taiwo

He is probably one of the most aggressive defenders in the history of Nigerian football. Taye Taiwo joined AC Milan when he was a very young player. He went on to play in the Italian Serie A.

5. Taribo West

Many football fans admired Taribo West because of his incredible haircut. The former Nigerian star played for both Inter Milan and AC Milan during his football career.

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