|CHAN 2016: Nigeria Vs Guinea – Live|
Nigeria 0-1 Guinea
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
The Syli Nationale of Guinea will on Tuesday trade tackles with West African counterparts, the Super Eagles of Nigeria,as both sides aim for a CHAN 2016 quarter-final ticket.
Nigeria and Guinea have never met at any stage of the CHAN. However, on the 16 occasions that the two sides have clashed in other competitions including friendly games, the Super Eagles have won 5, while the Guineans were victorious 4 times. Seven of the matches have been drawn.
Nigeria has won two and drawn two out of the last five most recent games between both sides.
In the other game: Niger 0-5 Tunisia
90′ Guinea sub. Thierno on, Thiam off
89′ Sankhon feints and creates space for himself. His effort is off target.
85′ Screamer by Nigeria. Off target. Close. Very close.
In the other game: Niger 0-4 Tunisia
81′ Well-struck free by Guinea. Ezenwa saves
In the other game: Niger 0-3 Tunisia
79′ Alseny Camara of Guinea booked for a foul
75′ Okoro booked for an off-the-ball incident after winning a free kick.
74′ Unmarked Onyedikachi heads off target from inside the box
66′ Onyedikachi flashes a header off target from Akas’ cross.
63′ Chikatara shoots on the turn. Blocked. Guinea keeper gathers.
61′ Nigeria sub. Onyedikachi on for Adeniji.
60′ Guinea keeper spills Akas’ free kick & gathers on second attempt.
56′ Guinea 1-0 Nigeria #2016CHAN. Guinea sub. Jean Mouste on, Daouda Camara off
46′ Second half starts as Nigeria send on Chikatara in place of Onobi.
HT Guinea 1-0 Nigeria. As it stands, the Super Eagles are 3rd place & staring elimination.
45′ GOAL! Guinea 1-0 Nigeria. Cheeky finish by Ibrahima Sankhon.
43′ Nigeria sub. Usman off, Yaro Bature on
In the other game: Niger Rep 0-2 Tunisia
37′ Nigeria’s best chance of game. Usman darts past 2 markers and shoots over.
33′ Guinea chance. Obaroakpo just sticks out a foot in time before Sankhon could shoot from close range.
29′ Guinea sub. Alseny Camara off, Ibrahim Bangoura on.
29′ Nigeria’s Obaroakpo is booked for committing a foul.
24′ Possession: Nigeria 40%-60% Guinea
23′ Usman’s free kick hits the wall and goes out for a Nigeria throw-in
20′ Guinea’s Leo Camara is booked for upending Aggreh. Free kick to Nigeria from 25 yards out.
19′ Nigeria free kick. Akas goes for power. It was always rising. Over
17′ Shot at goal by Guinea. Blocked by Obaroakpo.
14′ Delightful ball over the top from Usman to Okoro. Okoro’s cross won’t trouble Guinea’s defence.
12′ Good passage of play by Guinea into Nigeria’s box. Matthew Etim thwarts the move.
In the other game: Niger Republic 0-1 Tunisia. Tunisia now tied on 5 points with Nigeria but the Super Eagles lead the group by better goal difference
7′ The Guineans keeping the ball & are very nimbe-footed too
5′ Cross by Okoro from the far side, Guinea keeper Keita saves.
0′ Game on in Rubavu.
1 Ezenwa; 14 Etim, 5 Obarokapo, 6 Alimi, 3 Akas (c), 10 Onobi, 4 Usman, 8 I. Matthew, 17 Okoro, 9 Adeniji, 7 Aggreh
16. Abdoul Keita; 2. Mohamed Thiam, 5. Alseny Bangoura, 6. Ibrahim Sankhon, 8. Ibrahim Soumah, 12. Aboubacar Sylla, 13. Alseny Camara, 15. Alseny Camara, 17. Daouda Camara, 19. Mohamed Youla, 23. Aboubacar Camara