Osayi-Samuel replaces Zaidu as Peseiro names unchanged starting XI

The Super Eagles of Nigeria will face off against South Africa’s Bafana Bafana at the Stade de la Paix in Bouake, Ivory Coast in a crucial match for a final spot in the ongoing African Cup of Nations.

Nigeria’s performance in the AFCON has brought the Super Eagles within reach of the final as they strive to secure their fourth AFCON trophy.

The Super Eagles continued their winning streak on Friday, February 2, defeating Angola without conceding any goals.

The victory marked their fourth consecutive clean sheet as they advanced to the last four.

In the line-up against South Africa, the head coach Peseiro only made one change in the squad that faced Angola. With Osayi-Samuel replacing Zaidu.

The Eagles line-up vs South Africa below:

23. Stanley Nwabali

5. Troost Ekong

6. Semi Ajayi

21. Calvin Bassey

2. Ola Aina

8. Frank Onyeka

17. Alex Iwobi

12. Osayi-Samuel

18. Ademola Lookman

15. Moses Simon

9. Victor Osimhen

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