The Super Eagles of Nigeria have survived a Central African Republic scare to still remain favourites to quality from group c. The have 9 points from 4 matches closely followed by Cape verde with 7 points. The team that finishes top of the group qualifies for the final round.
Recall that on 7th October the Super Eagles lost surprisingly to the Central African Republic (CAR) at home. The match was destined to finish with points shared but Karl Namnganda stole 3 points for CAR with his injury time strike. But the Super Eagles revenge with a 2 nil victory in the second leg.
Nigeria must win their 2 remaining matches to guarantee qualification form group c