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Wilfred Ndidi and Kelechi Iheanacho of the Super Eagles have won the FA Cup.
Leicester City defeated Chelsea 1-0 thanks to the two Nigerian players who debuted at Wembley.
Youri Tielemans scored a spectacular winner in front of 21,000 spectators at Wembley Stadium.
There was late drama, with VAR ruling Ben Chilwell’s 89th-minute attempt offside.
It was the biggest gathering of supporters inside a stadium since the coronavirus pandemic began – and they were treated to incredible drama in the 140th FA Cup final.
Leicester, who lost key defender Jonny Evans to injury midway through the first half, held on and, 52 years after their last appearance in a FA Cup final, were able to hold the trophy aloft for the first time, adding another remarkable chapter to their story, following their 2015/16 Premier League triumph.