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Soccer News of Wednesday, 12 January 2022

Source: www.mynigeria.com

Sparta Rotterdam stadium in green and white after Super Eagles victory

The photo used to illustrate the story via FootyNaija The photo used to illustrate the story via FootyNaija

Maduka Okoye’s club side, Sparta Rotterdam light up their stadium in green and white after the Super Eagles of Nigeria defeated Egypt in the Group D opening fixture.

Okoye, who was in goal for the Super Eagles kept the Egyptians at bay, keeping a clean sheet in the process.

Nigeria beat Egypt in sensational fashion to win their tie by a lone goal against the seven-time champion.

A superb striker from Leicester City striker, Kelechi Iheanacho condemned the Egyptians to a rare loss, pinning them to the bottom of the table.

The Super Eagles will take on Sudan in the second game while Guinea Bissau will play Egypt.

Sudan and Guinea Bissau could only settle for a goalless draw after a full time.