AFCON: Iheanacho goal gives Super Eagles 1-0 lead at half-time

A 30-minute goal from Kelechi Iheanacho has given the Super Eagles a 1-0 lead against Egypt in the first half of the 2021 AFCON Group D opener on Tuesday at the Roumde Adjia Stadium in Garoua, Cameroon.

Standing on a spot, Iheanacho slotted home a delightful pass from Joe Aribo.

The 25-year-old enjoyed good communication in the first 45 minutes with Taiwo Awoniyi, causing problems for the Pharaohs.

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