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Flying Eagles Beat South Sudan in African Games Clash

Nigeria’s Flying Eagles soared to a 1-0 triumph over South Sudan in their second Group B encounter at the 13th African Games held in Accra, Ghana. The team, determined to bounce back from a previous 2-1 loss to Uganda, showcased resilience and skill throughout the match.

Sadiq Isiyaka emerged as the hero for the Flying Eagles, sealing the victory with a decisive penalty kick in the second half. The win revitalizes their campaign as they gear up to face Senegal in their final group stage fixture scheduled for Friday.

Meanwhile, Senegal, following a 1-0 defeat to Uganda in their second Group B clash, faces a tough challenge against Nigeria’s determined squad. Uganda’s victory secured their spot in the semi-finals of the men’s football event, demonstrating their formidable presence in the tournament.

With the prospect of a semi-final berth on the horizon, Ladan Bosso’s men are poised to deliver a strong performance against Senegal. A draw in their upcoming fixture could be sufficient for the Flying Eagles to secure their ticket to the semi-finals, setting the stage for a compelling showdown in the tournament’s latter stages.

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