EXTRA TIME: Iwobi's Arsenal teammate Aubameyang pleads for Nigeria World Cup kit

Gernot Rohr’s side can count on the Arsenal star's support when the Mundial kicks off on June 14, thanks to their eye-catching kits

Gabon international Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has requested for Nigeria’s 2018 World Cup jersey from club teammate Alex Iwobi.

The Super Eagles’ kits for this year’s global football fiesta - designed by Nike - have earned rave reviews.

And Aubameyang who disclosed that he will be rooting for the three-time African champions in Russia because of his 'friend' Iwobi, was quick to profess his love for the eye-catching wear.

In reaction to the 28-year-old's tweet, Iwobi gave an affirmative response with a love emoji.