AFCON: South Africa Earn First Competitive Win Against Nigeria

Two second half goals from Tokelo Rantie and Percy Tau were all that Bafana Bafana of South Africa needed to earn their first win in a competitive match against Nigeria.

The South Africans ensured their hosts began the campaign for the qualification for the next African Cup of Nations on a miserable note in Uyo, with goals that showed Nigeria’s defensive frailties.The Bafana Bafana have broken a 23-year old jinx by humiliating the Super Eagles of Nigeria 2-0 away from home in a Nation Cup qualifier on Saturday.

South Africa have never beaten Nigeria in a competitive football game since 1994, but that jinx was broken at the Apkpabio Stadium in Uyo on Saturday when the visitors controlled the game and came out victorious.

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