EAGLES SOAR AGAINST LIBYA
The super eagles of Nigeria on Friday defeated their counterparts from Libya 1-0 in a pulsating match played in the main bowl of the STADE IBN BATOUTA in the port city of tangier in the on-going TOTAL CAF CHAN TOURNAMENT, tagged MOROCCO 2018.
The Nigerian team came into the game knowing only a victory would be good enough and they asked all the questions from the blast of the whistle.
Both teams however gave a good account of themselves till the 79th minute of the second half when SUNDAY FALEYE of SHOOTING STARS of Ibadan broke the deadlock from a corner kick taken by OSAS OKORO.
The victory put Nigeria, a bronze medallists at the 2014 edition in South Africa at the top spot of GROUP C with four points from two matches.
In another match, RWANDA defeated debutant EQUATORIAL GUINEA by a lone goal.
The Eagles will now head to the city of AGADIR, where they will play EQUATORIAL GUINEA on Tuesday.