South Africa’s football federation (SAFA) has congratulated Nigeria for qualifying for the final of the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) after a thrilling victory over.
The Super Eagles defeated the Bafana Bafana of South Africa via penalty shootout after playing 1-1 draw in regular time.
The statement from the South African team read, “Well done to Nigeria 🇳🇬 for making it to the final of AFCON 2023. Thank you so much for your unwavering support for @BafanaBafana throughout this tournament.”
Nigeria’s goalkeeper, Stanley Nwabali, emerged as the hero of the match, saving two penalties and ensuring a 4-2 victory for Nigeria