The Golden Eaglets of Nigeria in their quest to secure third continental glory at the ongoing U-17 African Cup Of Nations 2019 in Tanzania defeated Angola 1-0 on Wednesday afternoon at the National Stadium in Dar Es Salaam.
Both sides had 3 points from their opening wins in Group A on Sunday where Tanzania and Nigeria future Stars traded 9 goals between them while the young Angola team defeated Uganda 1-0.
A win for either side will ensure a place at the 2019 FIFA U-17 World Cup in Brazil in September and Angola let it slip away.
With 51 minutes on the clock, Gege from Angola received a second yellow card and his side were reduced to ten men.
The Golden Eaglets secured a well deserved victory as they book semi-final spot, which also means they have qualified for the FIFA U-17 World Cup that will be hosted by Brazil.