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Djamel Belmadi [Photo: YahooNews]

AFCON 2019: We deserve to score more against Nigeria — Algeria coach

Algeria’s coach, Djamel Belmadi, feels Nigeria was lucky; losing just 2-1 to his team.

AFCON: Super Eagles training alongside its head coach, Gernot Rohr. [PHOTO CREDIT: Official Twitter handle of the Super Eagles.]

AFCON: Why Nigeria lost to Algeria – Rohr

Rohr told journalists during a post-match interview that it was a game of two halves.

Super eagles [PHOTO CREDIT: NFF twitter handle]

Algeria 2 – 1 Nigeria (Player Ratings): Poor performances from key players

Rohr admitted at the post-match press conference that his team was actually waiting for extra time.

Super Eagles celebrate goal against Cameroon. [Photo: Goal.com]

UPDATED: Algeria defeat Nigeria, qualify for AFCON 2019 final

Algeria will now face Senegal in the final of the 2019 AFCON.

Senegal playing the match

UPDATED: AFCON 2019: Senegal defeat Tunisia, qualify for final

The two teams also missed a penalty each in the second half of the encounter.

Super eagles [PHOTO CREDIT: NFF twitter handle]

Algeria vs Nigeria (LIVE UPDATES): Eagles battle foxes for final ticket

The winner will get a chance to play in the Africa Cup of Nations final next Friday.

Super eagles training ahead of clash with Guinea.

Algeria vs Nigeria: Super Eagles battle Desert Foxes for AFCON final ticket

The Super Eagles have qualified for the final only once in their last five games at this stage of the competition.

Super eagles [PHOTO CREDIT: NFF twitter handle]

AFCON 2019: Algeria vs Nigeria: Five key battles that will determine the winner

The Foxes have not celebrated against the Super Eagles of Nigeria since 1990.

AFCON: Bakary Papa Gassama from the Gambia (2nd from right)

AFCON 2019: CAF names officials for Nigeria, Algeria semi-final

The officiating will be led by a 40-year-old FIFA badge referee widely regarded as one of the best referees on the continent.

Antonio Griezman [Photo: Goal.com]

Griezmann joins Barcelona as Atletico Madrid threaten lawsuit

Griezmann had announced in May he would be leaving Atletico Madrid after spending five seasons in the Spanish capital.

AFCON 2019: Madagascar players celebrates after scoring a goal against Nigeria (Photo Credit: CAFOnline)

AFCON 2019 : Tunisia defeat Madagascar, qualify for semi-final

The Carthage Eagles thrashed the tournament debutant 3-0.

Riyad Mahrez leads Algeria to Quarter-final

AFCON 2019: Algeria eliminate Cote d’Ivoire; to face Nigeria in semi final

Algeria are the third team to win their four first games in an Africa Cup of Nations campaign without conceding any goal, after Cameroon in 2002 and Ivory Coast in 2012.

Photo Credit: Cafonline.com

U-17 World Cup: FIFA reveals Nigeria’s opponents

The Eaglets will face Hungary in their opening match on October 26 in Brazil.

Samuel Chukwueze [PHOTO CREDIT: Official Twitter handle of the SUper Eagles]

Nigeria 2 – 1 South Africa (Player Ratings): Chukwueze shines brightest

Gernot Rohr made two changes to the Eagles’ starting lineup and they both worked out perfectly.

Super Eagles celebrate win against South Africa. [PHOTO CREDIT: Official Twitter handle of the SUper Eagles]

AFCON 2019: Why we lost to Nigeria – South African coach

Nigeria defeated South Africa 2-1 on Wednesday night.

President Muhammadu Buhari

Buhari congratulates Eagles, eyes AFCON trophy

Nigeria defeated South Africa on Wednesday night in the quarter-final of the AFCON 2019.

Match between Nigeria Vs South Africa

UPDATED: AFCON 2019: Nigeria eliminate South Africa, qualify for semi-final

The Nigerian team defeated their South African opponents 2-1 on Wednesday.

AFCON 2019: Senegal beat Benin to qualify for semi-final

Sadio Mane and Idrissa Gueye linked up to provide the only goal.

Super eagles [PHOTO CREDIT: NFF twitter handle]

Nigeria vs South Africa (LIVE UPDATES): Super Eagles, Bafana Bafana set for crunch clash

The two teams did remarkably well in their Round of 16 outings, with Nigeria ousting defending champions Cameroon

Super eagles [PHOTO CREDIT: NFF twitter handle]

AFCON 2019: Nigeria’s Super Eagles battle South Africa for semi-final berth

The anticipated explosive clash between Nigeria and South Africa is billed for the Cairo International Stadium today.

Super eagles [PHOTO CREDIT: NFF twitter handle]

AFCON 2019: Where Nigeria vs South Africa will be won and lost

In 13 confrontations since 1992, the Super Eagles have won six but Nigeria’s last victory over the South Africans was five years ago.

Video Assistant Referees (VAR). [PHOTO CREDIT: Sky Sports]

VAR to be used from Africa Cup of Nations quarterfinals

CAF president Ahmad Ahmad said not using the VAR system in the opening rounds was a “measure of prudence”.

Super Eagles head coach, Gernot Rohr and other staffs.

Nigeria v South Africa: Five lessons Eagles must have learned against Cameroon

The Super Eagles have had no victory over Bafana Bafana in almost five years.

Tunisia

UPDATED: AFCON 2019: Tunisia beat Ghana to quarter-final ticket

The Black Stars had enjoyed dominance over the Carthage Eagles for over 50 years.

Ivory Coast's Wilfried Zaha celebrates scoring their first goal (Photo: REUTERS)

AFCON: Zaha fires Cote d’Ivoire into quarter final

The Ivoriens defeated Mali 1-0 on Monday.