CHAN 2018

[WATCH] Okpotu, Okechukwu’s beautiful strikes against Angola in comeback win

NPFL stars Anthony Okpotu and Gabriel Okechukwu were the heros in Nigeria’s 2-1 comeback win against Angola in the quarter-finals of the 2018 African Nations Championship at the Grade Stade de Tanger on Sunday evening.

Having missed glorious chances to give the Eagles the lead earlier in the game, Okpotu showed calmness and composure to stab in a through pass from six yards to equalise for Nigeria in the first minute of stoppage time and inspire the team against the Sable Antelopes.

With the games forced into extra-time, the Salisu Yusuf-led side needed the brilliance of substitute Gabriel Okechukwu to conquer the South Africans as the he dribble past two Angolan defenders before striking past the goalkeeper on 108 minutes.

Watch the beautiful strikes here:

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