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AFCON 2013: Eagles Stun Favourites, Elephants

03 Feb 2013

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Nigeria progressed to the semi-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations after overcoming favourites Cote d'Ivoire.

Super Eagles striker Emmanuel Emenike opened the scoring just before half-time, smashing a thunderous effort past Boubacar Barry in the Ivorian goal.

Midfielder Cheick Tiote drew the Elephants level shortly after the break, heading home from Didier Drogba's free-kick.

But Sunday Mba sealed Nigeria's win, with his shot deflecting off Sol Bamba.

More to follow....

Tags: AFCON 2013, EAGLES, Elephants, Featured, Nigeria, Sports

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