Nigeria 3-0 Togo: Iheanacho, Musa on target as Super Eagles fire warning shots at Bafana Bafana
Ahmed Musa and Kelechi Ihenacho were on target as the Super Eagles of Nigeria thrashed the Hawks of Togo 3-0 to fire warning shots at Bafana Bafana of South Africa ahead of their AFCON qualifier match.
While Ahmed Musa scored a brace Kelechi Iheanacho continued his impressive run in the Super Eagles jersey making it his 7th goals in 8 games.
Arsenal forward Alex Iwobi also impressed with two assists as the Super Eagles raced into a 3-0 lead on only 27 minutes.
Musa put Nigeria ahead on three minutes, tapping into the net after the goalkeeper spilled Iwobi’s cross.
The Leicester frontman then double his account 14 minutes later via another Iwobi assist as Nigeria started in confident mood.
Manchester City striker Iheanacho, wanted by West Ham, then scored a third on 27 minutes.
Nigeria’s next match will be an AFCON qualifier against South Africa in Uyo on June 10.