Nigeria and Tunisia, defeated respectively by Algeria and Senegal, were fighting for third place at the 32nd edition of the African Cup of Nations at the Al-Salam Stadium in Cairo on Wednesday, July 17, 2019. The Super Eagles are are finally taxed on the small mark, 1 to 0.
The winning goal for Nigeria was scored in the third minute by Odion Ighalo, the top scorer in the competition with four goals.
The Tunisians will try everything to equalize but the Nigerian defense is solid and very tactically disciplined.
Wahbi Khazri’s team-mates are losing but still remain one of the best teams in this CAN.
The grand final between Senegal and Algeria will be played Friday, July 19 at the International Stadium in Cairo at 19h