Nigeria vs Sudan AFCON U20 Qualifier
Date: July 23, 2016
Kick-off: 4:00pm Nigerian Time
Venue: Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere, Lagos, Nigeria.
Nigeria take on Sudan in a final leg of qualification for the 2017 Africa U20 Cup of Nations; a match which will take place today at the famous Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere, Lagos, Nigeria.
The Flying Eagles who won the first leg 2-1 a fortnight ago in Omdurman are just a step away from qualifying for the football showpiece as a draw or win would be enough for the team.
The Team in a friendly match on Wednesday were held 2-2 by Remo Star as an own goal scored by Oche Salefu and a strike from Orji Okonkwo put the Flying Eagles ahead before goals from Ekenne Awaze and Onu handed Remo Stars a share of the spoils from the encounter that saw Samuel Chukwueze missing a penalty kick.
83′ Goal! Sudan scores. Halid Abdamuleem. Nigeria 3-4 Sudan
67′ Goal! Orji Okonkwo nods in Ibe’s cross. Nigeria 3-3 Sudan
61′ RED CARD. Walaadihh Musa has been sent off for dissent.
56′ Goal! Sudan’s Walaadihh Musa puts the Young Falcons 3-2 up. Nigeria 2-3 Sudan
47′ Nigeria Substitution : Orji Okonkwo IN, Gavin Thompson OUT.
46′ Second half kicks off.
Half Time: Nigeria 2-2 Sudan
43′ Goal! Halid Abdamuleem scores for Sudan. Nigeria 2-2 Sudan
39′ Substitution for Sudan: Nasiri Bashir ON, Mohammed Osama OUT.
26′ Goal! Bamgboye puts the Flying Eagles back in the lead. Nigeria 2-1 Sudan
21′ Goal! Ahmed equalizes for Sudan. Nigeria 1-1 Sudan
15′ Goal! Samuel Chukwueze scores from a solo effort. Nigeria 1-0 Sudan
10′ Nigeria 0-0 Sudan
0′ Game On! The Flying Eagles need a win or a draw to qualify.