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AFCON 2019 : Nigeria vs South Africa – A cracking rivalry renewed

The quarter-final stages of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations commences today with two relatively tough fixtures where the underdogs will be looking to pull surprise results and progress into the semi-final stages of the competition. One of such cracking fixtures is the one between the Super Eagles of Nigeria and the Bafana Bafana of South Africa. This is unarguably of the best matches of this round. Nigeria eliminated perennial rivals Cameroon in a high scoring 3:2 win. The Super Eagles took the lead in the first half of the game only for the Indomitable Lions to score 2 quickfire goals and enter into halftime with the lead. However, Nigeria bounced back in the second half with two goals that saw them run out 3:2 winners. Meanwhile, the Bafana had a very big task before them as they...