The Super Eagles have been eliminated from AFCON. Nigeria 0:1 Tunisia. It was an evenly contested match in Garoua, as Tunisia ultimately come out on top and return the favour for their loss to the Super Eagles in the 2019 third-place playoff match. Tunisia will now face Burkina Faso in the quarterfinal! Tunisia managed to beat Nigeria’s clean 9 points record despite their 12 player’s covid situation.
Meanwhile Alex Iwobi was on the pitch for five after coming as a substitute before getting sent off with a Red Card. Alex Iwobi will miss the World Cup qualifiers against Ghana in March after his red card.