Nigeria Super Eagles lose to Algeria during the semi final Africa Cup of Nations 2019.
Half way through the match, Algeria started leading Nigeria after Super Eagles player William Troost-Ekong played an own goal.
Odion Ighalo was able to score one goal at about 72 minutes into the match to equalize with Algeria.
At the end of the 90 mins, extra time was given, 5 mins. Riyad Mahrez scored the goal that gave Algeria victory during a free kick.
See some reactions on the match below.
@Hez_mykel – E no go better for Mahrez and ManCity 😭😭😭😢😢😢
@GbasGbosInc_ – Dear Nigerians, I urge you to kindly ignore any xenophobic assault on this app . They might contain messages like “Nigeria was uiksk jalsk pokari or Ighalo jukari wetsa…” Signed Me
@Henrill2 – Anybody you see wearing this jersey just know that bad luck is following that person, I’m disappointed #ALGNGA
@Atopahene_ – By now go Nigeria go see as Mahrez score that die minute free kick everybody quench en generator😂 local people cannot can anymore ooo 😂😂#ALGNGA
@punditlanguage – A well deserved victory for Algeria. The final will be much better, what I wanted to see, a return leg for Senegal to redeem themselves. A thrilling encounter that u won’t afford to miss. Congratulations & all the best The unbeaten
Here is a video clip of the final goal by Mahrez