Nigeria’s Super Eagles have secured their three-point victory in Ivory Coast, clinching a 1-0 win in Abidjan during the #AFCON2023 tournament. The Super Eagles delivered a stellar performance at the Alassane Ouattara Olympic Stadium in Ebimpe, Abidjan, on Thursday marking a significant milestone in their football history.
The decisive moment came when Super Eagles’ captain Troost-Ekong successfully converted a penalty after African player of the year, Victor Osimhen was brought down in the box.
The Eagles have matched the firepower of the host country in the game today which was a contrasting performance from the one against Equatorial Guinea on Sunday.
The Super Eagles have proven once more, their prowess on the continental stage. Napoli striker, Victor Osimhen who played a vital role in securing the much-celebrated win was awarded the Player Of the Match.