AFCON: Nigeria Defeats Tunisia in Third Place Final

The Super Eagles of Nigeria on Wednesday defeated Tunisia 1-0 in the third-place match of the Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.

Striker, Odion Ighalo, scored the lone goal in the third minute to win bronze at the 2019 AFCON
The Super Eagles missed the chance to play in the final, after they were beaten 2-1 by Algeria. The final will take place on Friday between Senegal and Algeria.

However, Odion Ighalo’s early goal, ensured Gernot Rohr’s men clinched bronze medal.

Ths victory means Nigeria have never lost a third-place fixture in the history of the AFCON, winning all eight they have featured in.

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