The two top teams in the U23 AFCON Group B, Nigeria and Mali, will slug it out this evening in the tourists’ resort of Mbour in Senegal in what many believe could determine the winners of this group.
90′ Mali 2-3 Nigeria. Four minutes of added time
80′ Mali chance! Niane shoots. Off target.
79′ Mali sub. Sissoko off, Bagayoko on
77′ Nigeria sub, Awoniyi off, Godspower Aniefiok on.
76′ Nigeria sub, Zaharaddeen off, Chizoba Amaefule on
74′ Mali close to equalizing. Daniel saves first shot, then Abdoulaye Diarra of Mali drags the 2nd shot off target
70′ A chance for Mali! Ball over the top picks out Adama Traore who takes on Ndifreke. He shoots, side-netting
65′ GOAL! Mali 2-3 Nigeria. Souleymane Sissoko scores. Mali fightback on the cards
57′ Mali sub. Sogodogo off, Bissouma on
55′ PENALTY GOAL! Mali 1-3 Nigeria. Adama Niane scores from the spot after Etebo fouled him in the box
46′ Mali 0-3 Nigeria. Mali kickoff the second half but have a mountain to climb
Half Time Mali 0-3 Nigeria. Junior Ajayi’s brace & Usman Mohammed’s strike have put the daylight between Nigeria and Mali
45+1′ GOAL! Mali 0-3 Nigeria. Junior Ajayi finishes off a rebound. That’s his brace!
36′ Mali chance! Adama Traore’s effort is blocked by Daniel in Nigeria’s goal.
34′ GOAL! Mali 0-2 Nigeria. FC Taraba’s USMAN MOHAMMED makes it two for Nigeria.
29′ Mali sub. Injured Samassekou off, Abdoulaye Diarra on
28′ Mali’s Samassekou Injured
16′ GOAL! Mali 0-1 Nigeria. Junior Ajayi backheels Siasia’s men in front.
10′ The Malians have looked the slightly better side these opening minutes
1′ Mali get chance on 36 second crashes against the crossbar!
0′ Mali 0-0 Nigeria #U23Afcon. Kickoff by Nigeria in M’bour