Nigeria midfielder, Oghenekaro Etebo has been picked in FIFA World Cup team of the round one.
The Stoke City new signing was picked in a 4-2-3-1 formation after his excellent performance for the Super Eagles in their 2-0 defeat to Croatia at the Kaliningrad Stadium.
He played the entire duration of the game on Saturday.
The former Warri Wolves midfielder was unlucky to concede an own goal in the first half, before Luka Modric sealed three points with a penalty late in the game.
Etebo, who was making his World Cup debut, has however been given a reason to smile.
Statistics backed up his excellent showing, rating him as the most proficient player in terms of take-ons in the whole competition so far.