Nigeria edged Angola 2-1 in extra time to progress to the last four of the 2018 African Nations Championship after a tense quarterfinal at the Stade Ibn Batouta on Sunday.
The CHAN Eagles will face Sudan in the semifinal of the competition.
Here’s how the Eagles fared in Tangier.
GK – Ikechukwu Ezenwa : 8.0 – : The Eagles skipper wasn’t at fault for the goal scored by Va. His big saves proved crucial for the team.
RB – Osas Okoro : 7.0 – He put in a decent shift in office.
LB – Utim Udoh: 6.0 – The Enyimba youngster tried his best in place of Daniel Itodo.
CB – Orji Kalu: 5.0 – Orji was reliable before injury forced him off.
CB – Stephen Eze: 6.5 – Another uncompromising show by the lanky defender.
CM – Emeka Atuloma: 6.5 – Served as a shield to the defence.
CM – Dayo Ojo: 6.0 – Played to instruction and dictated play.
CM – Rabiu Ali: 7.5 – Ali passed very well and came close to scoring.
FW – Anthony Okpotu: 8.0 – The bulky man turned saviour with a superb injury time equalizer.
FW – Sunday Faleye : 5.5 – The youngster had an average game.
FW – Emeka Ogbugh: 6.5 – Good game by the winger.
SUB – Timothy Danladi: 5.0 – He was jittery at the back
SUB – Okechukwu Gabriel: 8.0 – He missed one or two chances before grabbing the winner.