Mikel Obi Named Captain Of Nigeria’s Rio Olympics Team

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A statement from the Sports Minister’s Special Adviser on Media, Nneka Ikem-Anibeze, stated that Mikel Obi and Funke Oshonaike were chosen because of their consistency, patriotism and dedication to national assignments, the sports ministry said.
“Mikel is a young, patriotic footballer of international status and we believe he will be a role model to the upcoming athletes while Funke Oshonaike is experienced and is one of the oldest athletes in the team.
 
“We believe that their combined efforts will bring goodwill to TEAM NIGERIA and project the country’s image positively to the world.” 

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