Former Super Eagles captain John Mikel Obi and Ahmed Musa have been included in the SuperSports African Team of the Decade.
The list was unveiled by SuperSports and published on their verified Twitter handle on Friday.
Also included in the list are Egytian legend Essam El Hadary, Serge Aurier of Cote d’Ivoire, Kalidou Koulibaly of Senegal, Morocco’s Mehdi Benatia and Kwadwo Asamoah of Ghana.
Others who also made the list are Cote d’Ivoire’s Yaya Toure, Sadio Mane of Senegal, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Gabon and Asamoah Gyan of Ghana.
In the decade in review, Musa won the Russian league in 2013, 2014, 2016, the Russian Cup in 2012 and 2013 then added the Super Cup in 2013 and 2014.
The Super Eagles captain was part of the 2013 AFCON winning side, scoring in the 4-1 semi-final win against Mali while he made the CAF Team of the Year in 2014.
Musa was top scorer of the Russian Cup in 2013 and made the list of 33 best players of the Russian Championship the same year.
As for Mikel, he won the English Premier League title in 2009/2010 and 2014/2015 with Chelsea.
He also won the FA Cup and Champions League at Chelsea in 2012 and a year later, added the Europa League title to his collection.
Prior to his retirement from international football, Mikel won the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations in South Africa while he captained the U-23 Eagles to the bronze medal at the Rio Olympic Games in Brazil in 2016.
Source: African News Agency