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Sports News of Tuesday, 7 September 2021

Source: www.legit.ng

Osimhen scores as Super Eagles beat Cape Verde 2-1 in 2022 WCup qualifiers

Super Eagles of Nigeria in action against Cape Verde Super Eagles of Nigeria in action against Cape Verde

Super Eagles of Nigeria on Tuesday evening, September 7, continued their quest to qualify for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar with a 2-1 win over hosts Cape Verde in what was their first ever competitive match.

Going into this encounter, the Super Eagles morale were boosted having defeated Liberia 1-0 in their first game with Leicester City forward Kelechi Iheanacho netting the two goals for Nigeria.

However, Iheanacho traveled back to England the next day and the attacking responsibility was given to Victor Osimhen and captain Ahmed Musa.

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