Sudan : Abdul Rahman Daei, Atif Khalid, Alrayyah Ali, Jalal Abdullah, Ammareh Abdullah, Muhannad Tahir, Altaher Al-Haj, Khaled Elalamein, Mohammed Ahmed (sud), Bakri Abdulgadir, Hossam Nasreddin
Nigeria : Vincent Enyeama, Elderson Echiejile, Kenneth Omeruo, Efe Ambrose, Godfrey Oboabona, John Obi Mikel, Nosa Igiebor, Ogenyi Onazi, Emmanuel Emenike, Ahmed Musa, Gbolahan Salami
1- Nigeria kick off
Nigeria concede foul
Sudan get the first throw-in
2-Sudan get the first shot of the game, attempt well too wide
4-Sudan are in possession of the ball and seem the better of the two teams already. Eagles get first throw-in
5-Musa wins a corner for Nigeria but he was fouled
7-Free kick to Sudan.
10-Mikel Obi’s sublime pass was not converted by Igiebor, Nigeria’s fiurst chance. The Eagles win a corner but actually they should have been flagged offside. The Sudan keeper receives treatment from the medics
12-Poor corner by the Eagles after game resumes. Two minutes lull witnessed over the keeper treatment.
13- Efe Ambrose plays a speculative ball with the outside of his boot
14-Mikel hits a powerful shot but misses target by whiskers
16-Emenike wins a free kick
17-Emenike again hits a low shot but his effort was blocked
20-Echiejile skies the ball high from a promising move.
22-Ambose averts a threat, kicks the ball for a Sudan throw. Concern for the Nigerians; Gbolahan Salami is down on the floor
25-Pandemonium in the Eagles’ defence; Enyeama forced to punch out the ball
26-Sudan players claim a handball and penalty. Musa meanwhile misses a great chance to score
29-Igiebor wins the ball but ref blows free kick advantage Sudan; Onazi is the culprit on an earlier shot
30-A long range, ambitious shot by a Sudan forward
32-Musa dribbles into the box but his pass is too slow and therefore fails to reach the target, Emenike
33-Salami wins a freekick
34-Oboabona header not a threat to the Sudanese defence
35-Offside against Sudan
36-Musa wastes a chance to launch a good attack with a wayward pass with Emenike
40-Onazi’s long range pass is poor.
GOAL!!! Sudan scores from a powerful header
44- The fourth official shows 1 minute added after the end of 45 minutes first half
45- First half ends. Sudan 1-0 Nigeria
AWC: CIV kick off. The Falcons’ first chance to score goes begging, they win back-to-back corners.
2-Esther Sunday gets the chance to score but ball cleared
45- Emenike’s shot too tame at the start of the second half
47-Efe concedes a free kick, gets a yellow card.
48-Oboabona concedes a free kick after handling the ball
50-Aaron Samuel win a corner for Nigeria
52-Enyeama and Ambrose clear the ball
55-Sudan attacker tries a cheeky overhead kick from some distance with Enyeama off his line.
Meanwhile Supoer Falcons are leading 1-0 against Cote d’ Ivoire. Salami wins a freekick for Eagles
57- Emenike’s low shot from Mikel’s freekick too poor
61-Sudan player down and receiving treatment, stretchered off
Nigeria 1-1 CIV. Falcons in possession of the ball, 13 minutes played.
Back to the Sudan vs Nigeria game: Free kick to Sudan. Sub by Sudan after 68 minutes.
70- Salami out(Eagles sub)
73- Sudan clear their lines after waves of Nigerian attacks
AWC: Nigeria vs CIV
32- CIV plays corner. Still 1-1.
75- Efe out for Lawal (sub)
76-Mikel’s cross easily saved by Sudan keeper
77-Musa’s shot misses target, Emenike threatened to shot from this move before the ball fell to Musa
79- Nigeria wins a corner
81- With the game barely nine minutes to go, Eagles miss another golden chance with Mikel unable to hit a shot that hit his knee
86-Musa’s shot pass misdirected
87-Mikel’s volleyed goal ruled offside. Sudan keeper sees yellow (card) for time wasting
89- Mikel’s pass not on target.
At the AWC, its half time and its still 1-1.
90(+3) long range shot by Eagles forward wayward
FT: 90(+5)- Sudan 1-0 Nigeria
Nigeria yet to win in three qualifying games
Do you think the Super Eagles will still qualify for the 2015 AFCON after the 1-0 defeat they suffered against Sudan?