Iheanacho’s Penalty Kick Saves Eagles’ Face

Iheanacho’s Penalty Kick Saves Eagles’ Face

As it was in the last friendly match in March against Senegal, the Super Eagles had to leave it very late to get a 1-1 draw in a practice match with Corsica, one of the 13 regions of France.
As it was two months ago, it was a penalty kick converted by Kelechi Iheanacho that saved Nigeria’s face.
Corsica had taken the lead early in the first half via a penalty kick. Debutant defender, Tyrone Ebuehi handled the ball in the penalty box leading to the penalty kick converted by Jean-Jacques Mandrichi,
Nigeria’s next friendly match before the Africa Cup of Nations’ duel will be on Thursday.

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