AFCON 2019: Nigeria defeats Guinea, moves to round of 16


The Super Eagles defeated Guinea 1-0 to become the first team to reach the last 16 at the 2019 African Cup of Nations.

The Nigerian National team qualified for the next stage after a strike from Kenneth Omeruo placed them ahead of  Guinea in the second half.

This win brought the Eagles points tally to six in Group B.

Guinea’s loss leaves them with a point from two games, while Madagascar who take on Burundi in the second group game has a point.

Burundi are last on the table with no point, thanks to their loss to Nigeria in the group opener.

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