Rio Olympics 2016: Football Etebo Oghenekaro Nigerian strikers score 4 goals vs Japan
Nigerian strikers Etebo Oghenekaro scored 4 goals vs Japan in Rio Olympic 2016.
Nigeria beat Japan by 5-4 goals.Nigeria will play next match vs Colombia on August 7,2016
Nigeria made Olympic football history in 1996 in Atlanta Olympics by winning Gold medal.Nigeria became the first African team to win the gold medal.
Nigeria football team also finished runners-up at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. current Under-23 coach Siasia also led the ‘Dream Team’ in China.
Etebo plays for Porguese side CD Feirense. Etebo has played 6 matches for Nigeria and scored one goal.Etebo has played 17 matches for Nigeria U-23 and scored 17 goals.
Etebo was key player of Nigerian U-23 Team when Nigeria won U-23 Africa Cup of Nations in Senegal.Etebo finished top scorer with 5 goals .On 7 January 2016 he won most Promising talent of the year award in Abuja,Nigeria.He joined Portuguese Club CD Feirense as a free player.
Etebo is 20 years old.His height is 5 ft 91/2.Etebo was born on 9 November 1995.
Nigeria in Group B of the Rio Games alongside Sweden, Colombia and Japan, boast a proud Olympics record.