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Nigeria beat Tunisia to win bronze

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.

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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

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