Nigeria Super Eagles qualify for cup of nations


Super Eagles’ Paul Onuachu redeems Nigeria Afcon qualifiers live scores against Squirrels last-minute goal.

The match that was played in Stade Charles de Gaulle in Porto Novo, Benin Republic ends at 1-0.

Nigeria also became the first country to record a win away from the Benin Republic since June 2013, ending the Squirrels run of 17 home matches without defeat in all competitions.

Paul Onuachu is a substitute to the game and scored the winner in added time to hand the three-time African champions a hard-fought three points.

Nigeria needed one point to book its place in the next year cup of nations that would be hosted in Cameroon. Super Eagles ended a run of four matches without a win in all competitions.

with this win, Super Eagles extend their lead to 11 points, Benin to 7 points. they are expected to return to Cotonou after the game and head back to Lagos.

There are set to prepare for another match in Lagos State Stadium tomorrow, against Lesotho.


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