The Nigeria Super Eagles had a good start with a handful of chances missed at the first half of the game. The wild dogs of G. Bissau stood firm all through the first half frustrating the efforts of the Eagles to ensure it was goalless at the break.
Umar Sadiq, who had missed several chances in the first half, added is name to the AFCON scoring board (56th minutes) with a finish from a classical assist from Leicester’s Kelechi Ihenacho.
Simon Moses coming in brought the creative drive for the super Eagles attack.
The Nante forward dribbles through the G. Bissau defenders then hits the crossbar with a super strike from his left foot, while the team Captain, Ekong was right on point to nets the rebound.
Nigeria become the only team to win their 3 matches at the group stage of AFCON 2022 finishing top of the table with 9 points.
All of the six (6) goals scored by the Nigeria Super Eagles, have been scored by six (6) different players, a new history to keep.
Super Eagles Coach, Austin Eguavoen has made it the second time to lead the Nigeria National Team to win all three (3) matches in group stage of AFCON after 2006.
Guinea-Bissau become the first ever country to go seven (7) consecutive African Cup Of Nations games without scoring a goal.
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