Finally the clash of the Titans has come to an end with both teams holding to a draw. The champions couldn't out-wit the Super Eagles of Nigeria.
This game will be remembered as a tale of two penalties. Mikel's woeful first-half effort that should have put Nigeria ahead, and the Zambia keeper stepping up with an inspired strike to earn a point.
90' +3 Yellow Card Uwa Elderson Echiejile
86 " Yellow Card booked by Emenike for Nigeria
84" Goalkeeper Kennedy Mweene scores for Zambia
83" Onazi makes minimal contact with Mayuka on the edge of the box and it was a baffling decision, but it stood all the same as a penalty
73" Yellow Card booked by Emmanuel Mbola
64" Yellow Card booked by No. 19Nathan Sinkala for Zambia
56" Eminike Jersey No. 9 scores for Super Eagles of Nigeria the striker is played through by Mikel with the Zambia defence in shambles and fires home, beating Mweene at the near post.
44% Possession 56%
10(4) Shots (on goal) 6 (5)
12 Fouls 15
2 Corner kicks 3
2 Off-sides 1
5 Saves 10
2 Yellow cards 3
- Red cards -
The game between Nigeria and Zambia ended 1 - 1