As the #Russia2018 FIFA World Cup commences, many Nigerians have gone spiritual as they offer prayers for the good performance of the Super Eagles.

Football followers across the country have been praying for luck on the side of the Nigeria team.

Nigeria are in the same group with Croatia, Argentina and Iceland.

Prominent on the list of Nigerians that are praying for the Super Eagles is Senator, representing Kaduna Central, Shehu Sani.

He took to his twitter handle to wish Nigeria team better outing at the world cup.

As he put it, “I join other Nigerians to pray for the victory of our Super Eagles.We hope that for once this precious,glamorous but elusive cup will leave Latin America and Europe and come to Africa.”