MOTM Chukwueze and Troost-Ekong fire Super Eagles into Afcon 2019 semi-finals

Published on: 10 July 2019

Nigeria secured their place in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) semi-finals after defeating South Africa1-0 in Egypt on Wednesday night.

Gernot Rohr made two changes to the team that faced the 2017 Afcon champions Cameroon in the Round of 16 encounter which the Super Eagles won 3-2 on Saturday.

Ola Aina was replaced by fit-again full-back Jamilu Collins on the starting line-up, while Samuel Chukwueze ousted fellow attacker Simon Moses