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Africa Cup of Nations

Abuja Stadium (ATT 85,000) 10th February 2013 - Kick off 18:00 Ref: D Haimoudi

Nigeria Nigeria vs Burkina Burkina

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  1. FT

    It's all over here at the National Stadium as Nigeria are crowned 2013 AFCON champions after defeating Burkina Faso 1-0 thanks to that Sunday Mba goal. What a game what a tournament what a privilege to have witnessed it all, thank you for joining us and good night...

  2. 90+4

    Desperate defending here from Nigeria as Enyeama finally gets his gloves to the ball.

  3. 90+3

    Dagano wastes a good chance with an over hit free-kick...

  4. 90+2

    Ideye booked for handball.

  5. 90+1

    Anywhere will do for Nigeria as Omeruo hoofs the ball into the stands.

  6. 90

    There will be four minutes of added time...

  7. 90

    Abdoulrazak Traore replaces Djakaridja Kone.

  8. 89

    Joseph Yobo replaces Sunday Mba.

  9. 86

    Burkina Faso again contrive to give the ball away in their own box but Ideye is just beaten to the ball by Diakite.

  10. 85

    Musa goes on a super run down the left and delivers a good low cross to no one but Koffi's poor touch allows Ideye to sneak in but he can't finish from close range.

  11. 84

    Moumouni Dagano replaces Moumouni Dagano for Burkina Faso.

  12. 82

    Ideye lifts his effort over the wall and well over the goal...

  13. 81

    Koulibaly gives Nigeria a free-kick on the edge of the box for a foul on Ideye. Can they add to their lead...?

  14. 79

    Ideye feeds Mba just outside the box who lets rip with a shot that flies high and wide.

  15. 78

    Great pass from Kabore but Nakoulma is again offside.

  16. 74

    Sanou then forces a world-class save from Enyeama at the other end that was sneaking in at the back post...

  17. 74

    Musa falls at the crucial moment in the Burkina Faso box just as he looked to pick up a neat through pass from Ambrose.

  18. 73

    But their are certainly raising their game and win a succession of corners that Nigeria are struggling to deal with...Ambrose heads clear the third corner allowing the Super Eagles to break.

  19. 72

    Kabore swings in a free-kick from the right that is easily cleared.

  20. 71

    Kabore wins a free-kick off of Oshaniwa who is booked for his troubles.

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Africa Cup of Nations Group A

Africa Cup of Nations
Pos Team P Pts
1 Congo 3 7
2 Equatorial Guinea 3 5
3 Gabon 3 3
4 Burkina 3 1

Africa Cup of Nations Group B

Africa Cup of Nations
Pos Team P Pts
1 Tunisia 3 5
2 DR Congo 3 3
3 Cape Verde 3 3
4 Zambia 3 2

Africa Cup of Nations Group C

Africa Cup of Nations
Pos Team P Pts
1 Ghana 3 6
2 Algeria 3 6
3 Senegal 3 4
4 South Africa 3 1

Africa Cup of Nations Group D

Africa Cup of Nations
Pos Team P Pts
1 Ivory Coast 3 5
2 Guinea 3 3
3 Mali 3 3
4 Cameroon 3 2