CHAN 2016: Nigeria’ll likely face Mali, Zambia in Q/finals

, team at the ongoing CHAN tournament in Rwanda may come up against the Eagles of Mali or Zambia if they eventually qualify for the quarter final of the competition.


Nigeria currently leads Group C with four points following a comprehensive 4-1 win over Niger Republic and a 1-1 draw against Tunisia.

Sunday Oliseh’s

Sunday Oliseh, super Eagle B handler

Sunday Oliseh’s men have a final group match against Guinea which will determine if they top the table or qualify as the second best team.

However, the Eagles risk not even qualifying for the quarter final if they lose to Guinea and Tunisia rolls past Niger, which will take both countries to five points leaving Nigeria with four so they need at least a draw in their last game.

Zambia currently leads Group D with six points, two more than second placed Mali who they play in their final game and a draw takes both side through to the quarter final where they will face Nigeria, Tunisia, or Guinea depending on who finishes top two in Group C.

Nigeria will play Guinea on Jan. 26, at the Rubavu stadium, Rwanda.

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