BREAKING: Nigeria vs Tunisia: Eguavoen names Super Eagles’ beginning XI for AFCON match


Interim manager of Nigeria’s Super Eagles, Augustine Eguavoen, has actually named his side’s starting XI to face Tunisia in today’s 2021 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, Round of 16 tie in Cameroon.

Eguavoen decided to start Moses Simon in the Super Eagles’ attack line alongside Taiwo Awoniyi.

Eguavoen’s men head to the video game after beating Guinea-Bissau 2-0 in their final Group D fixtures a few days ago.

Below is Nigeria’s beginning XI against Tunisia:

Okoye, Aina, Omeruo, Ekong, Zaidu, Ndidi, Aribo, Iheanacho, Simon, Chukwueze and Awoniyi.

Alternatives: Akpeyi, Uzoho, Iwobi, Olayinka, Nwakali, Umar, Musa, Onyekuru, Onyeka, Awaziem, Collins and Ajayi.

The kick-off time for Nigeria vs Tunisia is 8 pm.