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It’s Nigeria versus Tunisia in Round of 16!



Nigeria resume their chase of the fourth title of the Africa Cup of Nations with a mouth-watering clash with Tunisia on Sunday in Garoua.


This is sequel to Gambia’s 1-0 defeat of Tunisia. The game appeared to be going into a scoreless draw before Gambia’s striker, Musa Barrow scored two minutes into three minutes of added time.

The full fixtures of the Round of 16:

  • Sunday 23 January 2022: Burkina Faso vs Gabon at Limbe Stadium (17:00)
  • Sunday 23 January 2022: Nigeria vs Tunisia at Garoua Stadium (20:00)
  • Monday 24 January 2022: Guinea  vs Gambia at Bafoussam Stadium (17:00)
  • Monday 24 January 2022: Cameroon vs Comoros at Olembe Stadium (20:00)
  • Tuesday 25 January 2022: Senegal vs Cape Verde at Bafoussam Stadium (17:00)
  • Tuesday 25 January 2022: Morocco  vs Malawi at Yaounde Stadium (20:00)
  • Wednesday 26 January 2022: Cote d’Ivoire  vs Egypt at Douala Stadium (17:00)
  • Wednesday 26 January 2022: Mali  vs Equatorial Guinea  at Limbe Stadium (20:00)

Kunle Solaja is the author of landmark books on sports and journalism as well as being a multiple award-winning journalist and editor of long standing. He is easily Nigeria’s foremost soccer diarist and Africa's most capped FIFA World Cup journalist, having attended all FIFA World Cup finals from Italia ’90 to Qatar 2022. He was honoured at the Qatar 2022 World Cup by FIFA and AIPS.

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