The Super Green Eagles of Nigeria have won bronze at the 2019 African Cup of Nations after piping the Carthage Eagles of by a lone goal.
Nigeria took on Tunisia on Wednesday Night at the Al Salam Stadium in Cairo.
The only goal came in the came as early as the 3rd minute when ODION IGHALO connected a lose ball after the Tunisian defense failed to clear
Both sides attacked at full strength but could not increase the tally.
The Carthage Eagles have failed to record a win against the Nigerians in their last four meetings. But they only won once in the last four meetings in the African cup of Nations.
Nigeria’s road to the 3rd place playoff
Group stage Nigeria 1-0 Burundi
Group stage Nigeria 1-0 Guinea
Group stage Madagascar 2-0 Nigeria
Round of 16 Nigeria 3-2 Cameroon
Quarterfinal Nigeria 2-1 South Africa
Semifinal Algeria 2-1 Nigeria
Tunisia’s road to the 3rd place playoff
Group stage Tunisia 1-1 Angola
Group stage Tunisia 1-1 Mali
Group stage Mauritania 0-0 Tunisia
Round of 16 Ghana 1-1 (4-5 on penalties) Tunisia
Quarterfinal Madagascar 0-3 Tunisia
Semifinal Senegal 1-0 Tunisia