Nigeria v Tunisia, 23 January 2022

Score1-0 to Tunisia
RefereeMaguette N'Diaye
CompetitionAfrica Cup of Nations Finals - Round of 16
VenueRoumdé Adjia Stadium, Garoua
Kick-off: 8.00pm local

0  Nigeria

Manager: Augustine Eguavoen

1  Tunisia

Manager: Mondher Kebaier

Goals:

Goals:

Youssef Msakni 47 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Maduka Okoye
Defender Ola Aina
Defender Kenneth Omeruo
Defender Zaidu Sanusi
Defender William Troost-Ekong (captain)
Defender/Midfielder Wilfred Ndidi
Midfielder Joe Aribo
Midfielder Samuel Chukwueze
Midfielder/Forward Taiwo Awoniyi
Midfielder/Forward Moses Simon

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Bechir Ben Said
Defender Oussema Haddadi
Defender Bilel Ifa
Defender Montassar Talbi
Defender/Midfielder Mohamed Dräger
Midfielder Anis Ben Slimane
Midfielder Aïssa Laïdouni
Midfielder Ellyes Skhiri
Midfielder/Forward Seifeddine Jaziri
Midfielder/Forward Youssef Msakni (captain)
Forward Hamza Rafia

Substitutions:

Alex Iwobi for Kelechi Iheanacho 60
Peter Olayinka for Taiwo Awoniyi 60
Umar Sadiq for Samuel Chukwueze 75
Ahmed Musa for Joe Aribo 88

Substitutions:

Naïm Sliti for Hamza Rafia 69
Issam Jebali for Seifeddine Jaziri 86
Wahbi Khazri for Youssef Msakni 86
Omar Rekik for Anis Ben Slimane 90

Cards:

Kelechi Iheanacho 20 Y
Alex Iwobi 64 R

Cards:

Aïssa Laïdouni 53 Y
Bechir Ben Said 83 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi
Goalkeeper Francis Uzoho
Defender Semi Ajayi
Defender Chidozie Awaziem
Defender Jamilu Collins
Midfielder Frank Onyeka
Midfielder/Forward Alex Iwobi
Midfielder/Forward Ahmed Musa
Midfielder/Forward Kelechi Nwakali
Forward Peter Olayinka
Forward Henry Onyekuru
Forward Umar Sadiq

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Ali Jemal
Defender Dylan Bronn
Defender Omar Rekik
Midfielder Issam Jebali
Midfielder Saîf-Eddine Khaoui
Midfielder Hannibal Mejbri
Midfielder/Forward Naïm Sliti
Forward Wahbi Khazri

Comments:

Alex Iwobi was initially shown a yellow card in the 64th minute but was upgraded to a red card following a VAR review.

Comments:

Tunisia named eight of a possible 12 substitutes.