AFCON 2021: Nigeria vs Lesotho match preview
By Guardian Exclusive
30 March 2021 | 8:39 am
After securing their important Afcon ticket on Saturday, Nigeria will round off her 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualification campaign with a clash against Lesotho on Tuesday. Solomon Fowowe brings a preview of the match and what to expect.
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