AFCON 2019: Nigeria To Face South Africa In Quarter-Final As Egypt Crashes Out



Nigeria will take on South Africa in the quarter-final of this year’s Africa Cup of Nations.

The Super Eagles eliminated defending champions Cameroon in their Round of 16 clash on Saturday.

Gernot Rohr’s men won 3-2, despite losing 2-1 at the break.

Bafana Bafana shocked hosts Egypt later in the day.

Stuart Baxter’s men were not given a chance against the Pharoahs, but produced a fine display of counter-attacking football to win 1-0.

Thembinkosi Lorch grabbed the winner with five minutes left.

Nigeria vs South Africa will be played on July 10 at the Cairo International Stadium.

Kick off is 8pm West African time.

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