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2021 AFCON: We would take it one game at a time – Iheanacho

Super Eagles forward, kelechi Iheanacho has stated that the team would take it ‘one game at a time’ as they continue their quest for a four title at the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON).

Nigeria finished top of Group D with three victories over Egypt, Sudan and Guinea-Bissau to qualify for the round of 16.

Speaking after the 2-0 win over Guinea-Bissau, the Leicester City forward side: “It feels good. It’s brilliant. We’ve been playing together for a while, so it feels good to win.

“We are concentrating at one game at a time. We have been strong in recent time. We have a new identity and we need to carry on like this and see how it goes.”

Iheanacho got the winner for Nigeria on the opening day against Egypt and provided the assists for Sadiq Umar during the win over Guinea-Bissau on Wdnesday night.

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