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BREAKING: Nigeria Beat Cameroon 3- 2 , Qualify for Quarter Finals

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AFCON: Super Eagles To Play Third Place After Algeria's Defeat

Nigeria’s Super Eagles have qualified to the quarter-final of the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) after defeating reigning champions, the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon 3-2 on Saturday.

Nigeria took the lead with Odion Ighalo on the scoresheet only for Cameroon to score two quick fire goals to end the first half ahead.

However at the resumption of the second half, Nigeria’s Ighalo got his second goal of the game before Alex Iwobi added a third to give Nigeria victory.

Africa News24 understands that Nigeria will now meet the winners of the last 16 tie between hosts Egypt and South Africa in the quarter-finals on Wednesday

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