Nigeria take on Seychelles at the Stephen Keshi Stadium in Asaba in their last Group E match for Egypt 2019.
The Super Eagles have already booked their place in the penultimate match against South Africa, but who tops the group is still up for grabs.
Nigeria defeated Seychelles in the first leg 3-0 and the second leg on home soil is supposed to be a walkover for the three-time African champions.
Seychelles on the other hand, will have nothing to lose as they will looking to get a least a draw against the star-studded Nigerian side.
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Mar 22 16:00 PM
01’ — Kick off
Nigeria with the kick off playing from right to left as they patiently begin attack.
Mar 22 16:02 PM
03’ — First corner kick
Nigeria wins their first corner after building up patiently. Troost-Ekong with a header but he could not generate enough power on the ball as the keeper makes an easy catch.
Mar 22 16:04 PM
05’ — Freek kick to Nigeria
Nigeria vs Seychelles Source: Original
Alex Iwobi wins a free kick in the midfield after he was held back by an opponent. Ahmed Musa almost got onto the ball after a miscommunication from the Seychelles keeper and his defender, but the ball was cleared.
Mar 22 16:06 PM
07’ — It's all Super Eagles at the moment
All men from Seychelles are behind the ball as Kenneth Omeruo wins a free kick. Etebo lifts the free kick but Ndidi's header does not threaten the goalkeeper.
Mar 22 16:08 PM
09’ — Seychelles' chance
Seychelles with an attacking move from the right as Francis Uzoho had to come out to fist the ball away. Narrow escape for the Super Eagles.
Mar 22 16:10 PM
11’ — Super Eagles chance
Nigeria vs Seychelles Source: Original
Etebo leans over to take a dangerous free kick just outside the box, but his shot was too high as the ball goes for a Seychelles' goal kick.
Mar 22 16:12 PM
13’ — Still 0-0
The scoreline still at 0-0 but Gernot Rohr's team have enjoyed better possession between the two sides.
Mar 22 16:15 PM
16’ — Etebo blazes his shot over
Etebo was nicely set up by Henry Onyekuru but he could not keep his shot down as the ball goes over the bar.
Mar 22 16:16 PM
18’ — Nigeria lacking in the final third
The Super Eagles have not been able to get a final through ball into the Seychelles' defence. A tricky free kick from Seychelles but was tipped over for a corner.
Mar 22 16:20 PM
20’ — Still 0-0
Nigeria vs Seychelles Source: UGC
Nigeria 0-0 Seychelles as fans at the Stephen Keshi Stadium are anxiously waiting for a goal.
Mar 22 16:21 PM
22’ — Another chance for Etebo
Nice build up from a corner as Musa finds Ndidi who gives the on rushing Etebo, but again, the Stoke City attacker could not keep his shot down.
Mar 22 16:24 PM
24’ — Chance!
Ndidi makes a delicious run into the box as his faint shot falls kindly for Igahlo who tried to control but the ball slips out of his reach and goes straight into the hands of the goalkeeper.
Mar 22 16:26 PM
28’ — Seychelles wins second corner
Out of nothing Seychelles win a corner. Corner taken but the ball goes straight into the hands of Uzoho.
Mar 22 16:29 PM
30’ — Iwobi's number 10 role not working
Iwobi is finding it hard to connect a pass into the attack as the Pirates are defending in sixes and sevens, leaving no space for the Arsenal star.
Mar 22 16:33 PM
33’ — Penalty
Ndidi was adjudged to have fouled Karl Hall in the box as the referee points to the spot for a penalty to Nigeria.
Mar 22 16:34 PM
35’ — GOOOOAAAAAAL!
Igahlo steps up and sends the keeper the wrong way. It's his seventh goal in the AFCON qualifiers making him the highest scorer in Africa.
Mar 22 16:35 PM
38’ — Free kick to Nigeria
Ahmed Musa is brought down very close in the 18-yard box. as Etebo and Troost-Ekong surround the ball.
Mar 22 16:39 PM
39’ — Etebo takes it
A brilliant save from the goalkeeper as Nigeria win a corner. Corner taken but well defended by Seychelles.
Mar 22 16:40 PM
41’ — GOOOOAAAAAL!
Seychelles equalizes. Randy Melanie pounces on an Uzoho's error to tap into an empty net to make it 1-1.
Mar 22 16:42 PM
43’ — Nigeria 1-1 Seychelles
Uzoho fails to handle the ball properly and gifts it to Melanie as the ball was slammed into an empty net.
Mar 22 16:44 PM
45’ — Ighalo's chance
Igahlo twists and turns in the box but his shot comes against the post for a goal kick.
Mar 22 17:01 PM
46’ — Second half begins
Seychelles begin the second half playing from right to left as the Pirates launch a long ball into the Nigerian half.
Mar 22 17:02 PM
47’ — Super Eagles take charge
Shehu Abdulahi sends a cross into the box to find Ighalo but a defensive clearance from Seychelles saves the day.
Mar 22 17:05 PM
50’ — GOOOOOAAAAL!
Henry Onyerkuru restores the lead for Nigeria. Jamilu Collins delivers a pin-point cross to the Besiktas forward who heads home. Nigeria 2-1 Seychelles.
Mar 22 17:09 PM
53’ — Super Eagles more confident
The Nigerian side are putting more pressure on their opponents as Iwobi, Musa, Onyekuru trying to find a way in.
Mar 22 17:13 PM
55’ — Nigeria 2-1 Seychelles
Nigeria are still ahead and enjoy more of the possession.
Mar 22 17:15 PM
59’ — Seychelles sitting back
The Pirates are defending all through the game not giving the Nigeria chance space in front of the box.
Mar 22 17:16 PM
60’ — On the hour mark
Nigeria still leading by 2-1, but the Super Eagles are still hungry for more goals.
Mar 22 17:20 PM
64’ — SUBSTITUTION!
Paul Onuachu Ebere comes in for Ogehenekaro Etebo.
Mar 22 17:22 PM
66’ — Still 2-1
Nigeria enjoy most of possession but Seychelles are not making any attempt to attack.
Mar 22 17:27 PM
72’ — SUBSTITUTION!
Semi Ajayi comes in for Alex Iwobi.
Mar 22 17:30 PM
74’ — CHANCE!
Seychelles player misses a sitter on goal as the ball is cleared away by the Nigerian defence.
Mar 22 17:32 PM
76’ — Free kick in a promising position
Abdulahi wins a free kick in a promising position but the resulting kick was wasted.
Mar 22 17:35 PM
82’ — SUBSTITUION!
Seychelles' goal scorer Melanie comes out for Damoo.
Mar 22 17:40 PM
84’ — Nigeria 2-1 Seychelles
Nigeria still in the lead as Seychelles trying to make out something few minutes to the end of the game.
Mar 22 17:42 PM
87’ — SUBSTITUTION!
Moses Simon comes in for Ighalo.
Mar 22 17:46 PM
89’ — CHANCE!
Onyekuru flashes another header across goal but that did not disturb the keeper.
Mar 22 17:47 PM
90’ — GOOOOOOAAAAAAAL!
Moses Simon rifles in a shot to make it 3-1 to Nigeria. The Levante winger wriggles his way into the box an applies a cool finish. It's his first goal since returning to the national team.
Mar 22 17:50 PM
90’ — End of the game
The referee blows the final whistle as the match ends in favour of the Super Eagles by 3-1.