Key facts about the Sao Tome V Nigeria AFCON Qualifier clash
Nigeria increased their chance of qualifying for the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations with an incredible 10-0 massive victory over their opponent Sao Tome and Principe.
Today’s scoreline is Nigeria’s biggest win ever in a competitive game and beats the previous record of a 10-1 win over Dahomey (Benin) recorded in 1959.
Group A table
Here’s how the Group A table looks currently with Sierra Leone-Guinea-Bissau set to be played later this evening. Super Eagles and the Djurtus both the nations expected to advance with the next games scheduled for September.
The 2023 AFCON starts next June in Ivory Coast.
The next international action for the Super Eagles will be in September when they face Guinea-Bissau in a key clash that could determine the table topper in Group A.
Napoli’s Victor Osimhen will make the headlines with his four goals, but Moses Simon, Moffi and Lookman also deserve the plaudits for solid performances against a poor Sao Tome and Principe side.