PHOTOS: Re-live Super Eagles' historic CHAN feat v Sudan - FCNaija
Super Eagles By: Ambrose Udeme | 01/02/2018
Nigeria made history on Wednesday after overcoming a resilient Sudanese squad to reach the Final of the African Nations Championship for the first time, setting up a final date with host hosts Morocco.Before kick-off, Coach Salisu Yusuf had to rue his inability to call upon first –team players Emeka Atuloma, Sunday Faleye and Emeka Ogbuh – all due to injury.
And 10 minutes into the game inside the Grand Stade Marrakech, goalkeeper and skipper (and big inspiration) Ikechukwu Ezenwa was stretchered out injured.
Okechukwu’s 16th-minute strike separated the two sides as Nigeria survived onslaughts from the Desert Hawks to reach
The reward for the supercharged Super Eagles is a showdown against host nation Morocco (who defeated Libya 3-1 in the first
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