The Super Eagles of Nigeria defeated Cameroonian side Coton sport Garuoa in a friendly game as part of their preparation for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations.

Coach Austine Eguavoen lined up his players in a 4-2-3-1 formation. A formation he maintained despite making nine changes to the team that started the second half of the game.

Captain Ahmed Musa scored the opening goal of the game by profiting from a defensive mix up to give Nigeria the lead. He was however substituted for Alex Iwobi few minutes later after picking up a knock.

In the second half Moses Simon went on a mazy run before laying the ball on a plate for Samuel Chukwueze to score with the easiet of tap in. Below is how they were lined up for both half of the game.

1.Maduka Okoye

2. Ola Aina

12. Zaidu Sanusi

5. William Ekong

22. Kenneth Omeruo

4. Wilfred Ndidi

10. Joe Aribo

14. Kelechi Iheanacho

13. Chidera Ejuke

17. Ahmed Musa (Alex Iwobi)

19. Taiwo Awoniyi


Second Half Lineup

23. Francis Uzoho

26. Olisa Ndah

12. Zaidu Sanusi

6. Semi Ajayi

20. Chidozie Awaziem

8. Frank Onyeka

25. Kelechi Nwakali

18. Alex Iwobi (Henry Onyekuru)

17. Samuel Chukwueze

15. Moses Simon

24. Sadiq Umar ( Peter Olayinka)

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