Kenneth Omeruo shoots Super Eagles to Knock-out round of AFCON

Nigeria super Eagles just secured their place in the knockout stage with a win against Guinea.

The super eagles started on a brighter note, with Alex Iwobi playing the key part, while Mikel Obi was on bench, as Nigeria beat Guinea in Alexandria to secure their place at the top spot.

Iwobi was a constant threat throughout the first half of the match.

Nigeria team continue to pressurise Guinea,after the break ,Iwobi has had his moments in this game and after he collects the ball from Simon, he gets his right-footed shot away, deflecting off the Guinea defender at the expense of a corner.

The breakthrough came in the 73nd minute of the match, where Kenneth Omeruo gets his first goal of AFCON2019 by converting the corner to goal.

Alex iwobi was replaced in the last 13 minutes by Samuel Chukwueze as the super eagles played very hard on the last minute to secure their 100 percent win.

Nigeria have now qualified for the knockout stage and they are the first team to qualify in this year AFCON2019.

Guinea on the other side are on the brink of loosing their spot in the knock-out stage with just one points in two matches.

Nigeria will now face Madagascar on Sunday by 5pm in their final group game match.

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