Tunisia Defeat Nigeria in AFCON R16 Berth

Chinedu Ibeakanma
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Tunisia, on Sunday, eliminated Nigeria from the ongoing 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON).

The match ended in a 0-0 draw at half-time after both Nigeria and Tunisia failed to score.

However, a second-half goal from Yossef Msakni ensured Tunisia qualified for the AFCON last-8.

Alex Iwobi was shown a red card during the encounter in Cameroon as the Super Eagles failed to equalize after 90 minutes.

Recall that the Super Eagles had won all their group stage games against Egypt, Sudan and Guinea-Bissau.

Source: Daily Post

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