Nigeria defeat Angola 1-0, qualify for AFCON semi-final

Nigeria’s national football team, the Super Eagles, has booked their place in the semi-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) after a hard-fought victory over Angola. In a tightly contested match, Nigeria emerged victorious with a 1-0 win, thanks to a goal scored by Ademola Lookman. The game, held at the Felix Houphouet Boigny Stadium, saw Nigeria’s impressive defense hold firm, securing their fourth consecutive clean sheet in the tournament.

Despite Angola’s spirited efforts, Nigeria maintained control throughout the game, with Moses Simon providing the assist for Lookman’s crucial goal in the 41st minute. The Super Eagles managed to see out the match, frustrating Angola’s attacking attempts and securing their advancement to the semi-finals.

Nigeria’s victory sets up an exciting semi-final clash, where they will face either Cape Verde or South Africa. The Super Eagles will look to continue their winning momentum and secure a spot in the final as they aim to claim their fourth AFCON title.

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