AFCON 2013: Ivory Coast v Nigeria Preview

By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Feb 6th, 2013
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Nigeria reach the final with a convincing 4-1 win over Mali. The Eagles go out at the semi-final stage for the second tournament running. The Nigeria players, with an average age of 23.5 years, gather around in a huddle to g over how they cruised past Mali. A very mature performance from Stephen Kesh...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 6th, 2013
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In Summary Latest: Mali 1-4 Nigeria Nigeria were 3-0 up at half-time Burkina Faso v Ghana (1830)   [View the story “Afcon matchday 15: live blog” on Storify]As the dust settles after the quarter-finals, the landscape looks strangely unfamiliar. The favourites, Ivory Coast, have gone;...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 3rd, 2013
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The likes of Boubacar Barry, Yaya Toure and Gervinho are expected to return after being rested against Algeria. Nigeria’s Fedor Ogude is suspended but John Mikel Obi can play after it was confirmed he has been booked only once. Super Eagles captain Joseph Yobo is still not fully fit after picki...