'Russia here we come' - Super Eagles send Twitter into meltdown

Super sub Alex Iwobi secured the Super Eagles' passage to the next year's showpiece and fans on the social media were left in ecstasy

Nigeria became the first African nation to qualify for 2018 Fifa World Cup after defeating Zambia 1-0 on Saturday.

Alex Iwobi's second half goal made the difference as Gernot Rohr's men remained unbeaten after five games in Group B.

And victory at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium sent the social media into a frenzy as football enthusiasts celebrated the Super Eagles' qualification for the World Cup in Russia.