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Sports News of Monday, 20 November 2023


2026 WCQ: Super Eagles arrive Nigeria after disappointing draw with Zimbabwe

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The Super Eagles returned to Nigeria on Monday after their disappointing 1-1 draw against Zimbabwe.

Jose Peseiro’s side rallied to earn a share of the spoils in the keenly contested encounter.

Walter Musona gave Zimbabwe the lead with a long range free-kick in the 26th minute.

Substitute Kelechi Iheanacho levelled scores for the Super Eagles 25 minutes from time.

The team’s arrival was announced on their official X handle.

“Arrival from Rwanda #soarsupereagles #letsdoitagain,” the post reads.

The Super Eagles are winless after two games in the qualifiers.

Jose Peseiro’s side will host Lesotho in their next game in the qualifiers in June 2024.