The 2018 kit of Super Eagles has been voted the fifth of the world iconic football jerseys. This is the result of a poll organised by the BBC sports website.
The kit was fifth behind those of England (1966); West Germany (1990); Netherlands (1988) and Brazil (1970) in that order.
The Nigerian Shirt earned nine percent of the total votes, while the Brazilian winning Shirt got fourteen percent. Britain had ten percent, just one, in the fourth position to pip Nigeria jersey.
The final results were decided not only on the appearance of the kit but also winning trophy with the jersey was a determining factor as all top four teams on the poll have all won competitions.
Winning a third successive world cup victory in 1970, Brazil With fourteen Percent of the overall vote, Brazil (1970) was the most iconic of all the 20 kits.
similar to most other Brazil kits, but this one is a retro classic. Worn by one of the greatest, if not the greatest international team the world has ever seen.
The kit was worn by the legendary 1970 World Cup-winning side and was the last shirt Pele sported before retiring from international duty.according to BBC Sport.
Second, placed was the shirt worn the Oranje to win the 1988 European championship their best ever result, West Germany kit missed out on the top two by one percent, and could only manage third on the poll after winning Italian 90′ world cup.