Nigeria Super Eagles win third place, Bronze after they defeat Tunisia in the AFCON 2019.
For the Bronze medal, third place in the ongoing African Cup of Nations, AFCON 2019, Nigeria Super Eagles and Tunisia Carthage Eagles battle it out and Nigeria wins with a 1-0 score.
Nigeria Super Eagles came in 3rd place and Tunisia’s Carthage Eagles got the fourth spot in the African football.
In the end, it turned out to be an early strike by striker Odion Ighalo that settled the third-place fixture at the AFCON in Cairo.
The Super Eagles flew highest above the Carthage Eagles to win the bronze spot of Africa’s biggest soccer showpiece.
Ighalo is also in line to be the top scorer of the AFCON after scoring his fifth goal of the tournament. He was, however, subbed in injury time of first half after a suspected strain.
The match held at the Al Salam Stadium in Cairo, Egypt.
This is the eight bronze medal for Nigeria in the Africa Cup of Nations courtesy of an Odion Ighalo goal in the third minute, making him the current highest goal scorer of the competition with five goals.