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Nigeria vs Sudan: Match Time, Venue, Prediction, Head To Head, Team News

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Nigeria take on their second match of their Africa Cup of Nations campaign today with a game against Sudan.

While the endured a chaotic build-up to the tournament, there appeared to be few problems in their opener, a win against fellow heavyweights Egypt.

Moses Simon, Joe Aribo and Kelechi Iheanacho all impressed and a win against Sudan on Saturday would put them safely into the knockout stage.

Sudan, meanwhile, were fairly fortunate to avoid defeat against Guinea Bissau in their opening game after their opponents missed a penalty.

Date, kick-off time and venue

The AFCON meeting is scheduled for a 4pm GMT kick-off on Saturday January 15, 2022.

The Stade Omnisport Roumde Adjia in Yaounde will host.

Where to watch Nigeria vs Sudan

TV channel: The game will be broadcast on Sky Sports Premier League.

Live stream: Sky Sports subscribers will be able to watch the game through the Sky Go app.

Live blog: Follow all of the action LIVE with Standard Sport’s dedicated match blog.


Nigeria vs Sudan team news

Captain Ahmed Musa could get a run out for the although their attacking line impressed last time out. Indeed, in tournament football, it’s important to keep players fresh ahead of the knockout rounds and perhaps they can afford to rotate.

For Sudan, there are no major changes expected.

Nigeria vs Sudan prediction

Nigeria might not be afforded so much open space against Sudan but, frankly, their attack looks amongst the best in the competition.

Nigeria to win 3-0.

Head to head (h2h) history and results

Nigeria wins: 8

Draws: 4

Sudan wins: 2


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