Published On: Wed, Jul 10th, 2019

AFCON: Eagles End South African Dreams

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By Sadiq Umar – The Super Eagles of Nigeria Wednesday night ended their South African counterpart journey to semi-final in 2019 AFCON tournament.

William Ekong’s late goal ensures the Super Eagles advance to the 2019 AFCON semi-finals with a 2-1 win over South Africa’s Bafana Bafana in Cairo.

Samuel Chukwueze had opened scoring in the 27th minute, while Bongani Zungu drew Bafana Bafana level in the 71st minute.

But, as extra time was knocking at the door, defender William Ekong scored to dash South African hopes.

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