Ahmed Musa has now surpassed John Obi Mikel as a result of the third most capped Nigerian participant, having featured throughout the worldwide nice in the direction of Algeria on Friday.
The 27-12 months-previous acquired right here off the bench to change Samuel Chukwueze throughout the seventy fifth minute of the game.
Nonetheless, Musa was unable to cease the Large Eagles from shedding 1-0 to the reigning African champions.
Nevertheless he purchased his 92nd cap for the nation.
Musa went into the game on 91 caps, diploma with the earlier captain, Mikel Obi, who surrender worldwide soccer after the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations
The Al-Nassr forward is now solely behind Joseph Yobo and Vincent Enyeama for number of appearances.
Musa made his senior debut on August 5, 2010 in a 2012 Africa Cup of Nations qualification in the direction of Madagascar.