The Super Eagles are through to the round of 16 as table leaders from Group D and will face any opponent who finishes in third-place from Group B, E and F.
Super Eagles could face defending champions Algeria or Tunisia in their round of 16 tie at the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon on January 23rd at the Stade Roumde Adjia in Garoua.
Although, Algeria are currently at the bottom of Group E and are at the risk of falling out of the competition as they face their toughest opponent Ivory Coast who are currently the Group leaders on Thursday(today).
The three-time African Champions may face Malawi, who played out a goalless draw against Senegal in their final group game on Monday to finish third in Group B.
Can the Algerians get a win to book a spot for the round of 16 as they face Ivoirians on Thursday(today).
Nigeria’s next opponent will be decided today after the kick-off. (NGNEWS247.COM)