The 1996 Nigeria squad, dubbed the “dream team”—comprised of young talented players like Jay-Jay Okocha, Taribo West, and Champions League winner Nwankwo Kanu—were tasked with uniting their country through the power of football. And they did just that. Despite the entropy back home (and an evident organizational disadvantage compared to other delegations in the tournament), the squad would go on to achieve the impossible—defeating two powerhouses in world football to take home Olympic gold.
This illustration was created by inakivector for Volume 18 of TS Weekly. Add a little flair to your room or office with this vivid and fade-resistant canvas print you're bound to fall in love with.
- 16 x 16 inches
- 20.5 mil-thick poly-cotton blend canvas
- Hand-stretched over solid wood stretcher bars
- Matte finish coating