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 Full Time: Algeria 2-1 Nigeria



Algeria takes the lead in the 60th minute from a long range shot by Youcel Atal

At half time, it is Algeria 1, Nigeria 1. Nigeria took the lead in the eighth minute through Terem Moffi who scrambled the ball into the Algerian net.

Algeria levelled up through the talismanic Riyadh Mahrez who converted a 41st minute penalty kick.

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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