Ighalo cap trap drives Nigeria to 4-0 prevail upon Libya


Nigeria beat Liby 4-0 with Odion Ighalo snatching a cap trap as the Super Eagles got their 2019 Africa Cup of Nation qualifying effort solidly back on track in Uyo on Saturday.

Nigeria are presently second in Group E with six points from three matches, a point behind new pioneers South Africa, who prior crushed Seychelles 6-0.

Both Nigeria and Libya will do fight again in the turn around apparatus in Sfax, Tunisia, on Tuesday.

Nigeria dashed into a fourth-minute lead when Ighalo set away a punishment after he was fouled by Libya goalkeeper and captain Muhammad Nashnoush.

The. Changchun Yatai of China skipper, who was intensely scrutinised for his execution World Cup, gave the home group some solace in the 58th moment, when he scored his second after he was discharged by Alex Iwobi.

Ighalo at that point finished. His cap trap on 69 minutes, when he set away a low cross from the privilege by the captain Ahmed Musa.

Bordeaux winger Samuel Kalu got Nigeria’s fourth objective on the speck of full time, when he twisted a relentless shot from fresh after he was set up by substitute Henry Onyekuru.