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BREAKING: Nigeria beat Zambia 1-0 to make it to Russia 2018

Nigeria qualifies for Russia 2018 with a 1-0 over Zambia

Nigerian super Eagles has doused the tension of most of their fans by scoring chipolopolo of Zambia 1.

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The Super Eagles of Nigeria and the Chipolopolo of Zambia today, played their final March to determine if Nigeria will be the first African team to qualify for Russia 2018.

The first half ended goalless with Ogenyi Onazi leaving the field injured, Mikel Agu replacing him in the 30th minute, and got a booking in the 35th minute.

Another booking for the Super Eagles came in the 62nd minute – given to Abdullahi Shehu.

The complexion of the game changed when the first goal came in the 73rd minute by the substitute, Alex Iwobi, who came in the 66th minute to replace William Troost-Ekong.

The lone goal was taken to the end of the match.

Nigeria, therefore, becomes the first African team to the qualify for the Russia 2018.

Details coming…

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