Joseph Yobo shined for Nigeria as they beat Venezuela 1-0 in a
friendly at Watford's Vicarage Road on Saturday afternoon.
In front of less than 1,000 spectators the Blues defender showed
his class throughout as the Super Eagles dominated the majority of
There were occasions though when the Nigerian backline faltered
giving the South American side a chance, but the impressive Yobo
tidied up for the Africans.
The 22-year-old will now leave his international colleagues and
head to Scotland to join his club team-mates for the latest leg of
the pre-season preparations.
Bolton's Jay-Jay Okocha, meanwhile, scored the only goal of
the game after eight minutes, drilling the ball into the back of
the net from the edge of the area.