Taribo West believes Premier League duo Victor Moses and Kelechi Iheanacho will be crucial for Nigeria at the World Cup.
The Russian Football Union was charged by FIFA after France players were racially abused, but Nigeria captain John Obi Mikel is unconcerned.
Seemingly without intending to write off Nigeria's World Cup in Russia, coach Gernot Rohr is already looking towards Qatar 2022.
Andrej Kramaric views Nigeria as Croatia's biggest danger in Group D at the World Cup in Russia.
Tomas Kalas scored the only goal of the game, as Nigeria lost their final World Cup warm-up match 1-0 to Czech Republic on Wednesday.
Crotone striker Simeon Nwankwo, who only made his Nigeria debut last Monday, has earned a place in the 23-man squad for the World Cup.
England captain and striker Harry Kane insisted Gareth Southgate's men can cause problems at the World Cup.
Gareth Southgate defended his decision to select Raheem Sterling and the England forward was grateful to his manager.
Having been criticised first for his choice of tattoo and then for his lack of punctuality, Raheem Sterling was handed a start on Saturday.