The Super Eagles of Nigeria has proven theirselves to be the true Giant of Africa After eliminating the Bafana Bafana boys of South Africa in penalty shootout to book a spot in the AFCON final.
A nose watering match, filled with high blood pressure as the both side showed their capabilities, professionalism and quantity of a good footballer.
It was a goalless first half with massive tension, but second half took a different shape, has Nigeria and Napoli Magician Victor Osimhen was fouled to give the Super Eagles a penalty.
Troost Ekong the captain of the Super Eagles took advantage of the penalty and convert it to a goal to put the Eagles ahead of the Bafana Bafana boys of South Africa.
Two minutes to the end of the game the Bafana Bafana boys were awarded a penalty which gave the South African side an equalizer 1-1.
The rigorous match was dragged to a penalty shootout, has the underrated Eagles in penalty shootout stood their ground and refuse to succumb to fear.
Moffi for Nigeria took the first penalty, converted it to a goal to boost the zeal of the Nigerian team.
South Africa who was seen as a better side in penalty shootout find it difficult to stop a shot as the Leicester City striker Kelechi Iheanacho seal up the victory to give the Super Eagles 4-2 lead in the shootout.
Nigeria are now waiting for the winner between Host Nation Ivory Coast against D R Congo.