The super eagles of Nigeria has been eliminated from the African cup of Nations after a shocking defeat in the hands of North Africa giants, Tunisia in the round of 16 match.
The super eagles of Nigeria were strong contenders to win the African cup of Nations hosted by Cameroon this year, but as it stands now they have crashed out. Tunisia’s second half goal was enough to send Nigeria packing.
Super eagles main players put up poor performances when they were needed and it has costed them. Here are four players to be held responsible for the defeat,
Maduka Okoye: The Super eagles first choice goalkeeper made an error that allowed the ball to enter the net, he couldn’t push away the shot from the Tunisia player that came straight to him.
Ola Aina: He has been wonderful before today, the defender from Torino was dispossesed and it allowed Tunisia to counter and score.
Alex Iwobi: The Everton midfielder was introduced in the second half, but he received a red card immediately he was introduced after a dangerous tackle. The super eagles finished the game with ten men.
Moses Simon: He has been the best player for Nigeria in the tournament, but against Tunisia he was dribbling a lot and wasn’t effective in the entire first of the match.
Which other super eagles player do you think performed badly?.
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