Flying Eagles Wizkid,Ahmad Ghali’s 77th minute goal gave Nigeria maximum three points over Amajita of South Africa at the ongoing African Games in Morocco on Tuesday.
Ahmad Ghali whose heroics at the games made him the cornerstone which the builder earlier rejected, but the Mahaniam FC Sharp winger guaranteed Flying Eagles all three points over Amajita, scoring the winning goal as the match finished 2-1 in favor of Nigeria in Rabat.
Nigeria shot into the lead on the 27th minute when Collins Sor successful met a cross from the near side. The Flying Eagles went into the halftime break with a goal lead.
The Amajita’s however found a way back into the match on the 55th minute after
Ofentse Mashiane scored with a powerful shot, following a superb run from a set piece.
However, with the brilliant Ahmad Ghali still in the field, Nigeria got the winning goal on the 76th minute when Ghali fantastically put the ball past Glen Baadjies in goal for Amajita to secured a 2-1 victory for Nigeria.
Ahmad Ghali produced another amazing performance which brings his tournament statistics to two Goals in two Matches at the African Games.
A point against host Morocco on Friday will take the flying eagles to the semi final in the football event at the ongoing 12th edition of the All African Games in Rabat,Morocco.