AFCON 2019: IGHALO HATRICK DOWNS LIBYA
ODION JUDE IGHALO scored his first hat-trick for Nigeria and SAMUEL KALU added a late goal to give the SUPER EAGLES of NIGERIA a 4-0 victory over the MEDITERRANEAN KNIGHTS of LIBYA in a 2019 AFRICA CUP OF NATIONS QUALIFIER at the GODSWILL AKPABIO INTERNATIONAL STADIUM in UYO on Saturday.
IGHALO goals came in the 4th, 59th and 69th minute of the encounter while SAMUEL KALU left it late to make it 4-0 in the 90th minute.
Nigeria now moves to second place in GROUP E behind BAFANA BAFANA of SOUTH AFRICA who whitewashed whipping boys SEYCHELLES 6-0 in SOWETO.
The reverse feature will be on Tuesday 16th October in TUNISIA.
In other games across the continent;
UGANDA 3-0 LESOTHO
DR CONGO 1-2 ZIMBABWE
SENEGAL 3-0 SUDAN
TUNISIA 1-0 NIGER
BURKINA-FASO 3-0 BOTSWANA
MOROCCO 1-0 COMOROS
MOZAMBIQUE 1-0 NAMIBIA