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Aboubakar's penalty not enough

Vincent Aboubakar's penalty in the 75th minute was enough to prevent Nigeria being able to wrap up qualification this week, it was not enough to keep Cameroon's own hopes of top spot alive.

The Super Eagles dropped the pace substantially in the second half and paid for it, as the hosts' presence in their neighbours' half greatly improved.
Zambia will be able to cut the gap to the leaders tomorrow if they are able to defeat Algeria but Nigeria remain firmly in control.
Nigeria took the lead through Moses Simon in the 30th minute.
Nigeria lead the group with 10 points, followed by Zambia on four points. Cameroon boost of three points while Algeria have only one point from three matches.

Mikel Obi, Victor Moses, Ighalo the heroes as Nigeria defeat Cameroon in Uyo

Nigeria took one step closer to the 2018 FIFA World Cup after a 4 - 0 win over West African rivals Cameroon in their qualifier played on Friday, September 1.
The Eagles came onto the game top of group B with six points while their rivals came second in the group with two points.
Cameroon shorned the Eagles of the ball in the early exchanges and stand in goalkeeper Ikechukwu Ezenwa had to be on top of his game to save a header from defender Ngadeu

The opener would come from Odion Ighalo who dribbled Teikeu after collecting a pass from captain John Mikel Obi to open the scoring.
Mikel Obi scored the second when he side footed a corner kick from Victor Moses into the goal. Ighalo dis well to dummy the ball for Mikel to score.
The Eagles almost had a third before half time by Teikeu did well to clear Victor Moses cross after a counter-attack.
The Eagles started the second half the same way the did the first; chasing the game and Zambo Anguisa forcing Ezenwa to save from his long range e…

Report: Rigobert song is believed to be out of coma

The 40-year-old went into coma after suffering a stroke at the weekend but reports claim he has woken up and the current Chad national team boss will now undergo further treatment in France.
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