CHAN 2016: Nigeria maul Niger 4-1


A commanding second half display from the Super Eagles ensured they began their 2016 African Nations Championship campaign on a flying note by defeating Niger Republic 4-1 in Kigali on Monday evening.

After a drab first half, the game burst to life in the second 45 minutes as Nigeria took the lead 30 seconds after the resumption of the second half through Osas Okoro.Nigeria-beat-Niger-in-friendly

TheCHAN 2016: Nigeria maul Niger 4-1 three other goals for Nigeria came off the boots of Abia Warriors fleet-footed striker, Chisom Chikatara who came in as a substitute for Adeniji.

Niger gave Nigeria a scare when they pulled one goal back through Zakary Adebayor.

With the victory Nigeria are top in Group C with three points.


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