Sierra Leone Beat Sao Tome and Principe To Mount Pressure on Nigeria


Sierra Leone defeated Sao Tome and Principe 2-0 on Match-day 4 of the 2023 African Nations Cup qualifier to go one point behind Nigeria’s Super Eagles.

Nigeria on a revenge mission to Bissau will need to beat Guinea Bissau on Monday to reclaim the bragging rights and back to the top of the group A table.

Guinea Bissau are topping the table with 7 points while second placed Nigeria garnered 6pts from three matches. Sierra Leone have five while the whipping boys of the group, Sao Tome and Principe have just one point from four games..

Cote d’Ivoire has been named as the host of the next African Nations Cup in 2024.