See List Of 2015 Africa Cup of Nations Finalists: Nigeria Has Failed To Qualify For Finals


BAFANA-BAFANA-BellaNaija2015 Nations Cup: Nigeria fail to qualify for finals,Reigning Africa Cup of Nations champions Nigeria will not defend their title in Equatorial Guinea after failing to qualify from Group A. In Wednesday’s final round of matches, Nigeria were held 2-2 by South Africa in Uyo, meaning they finished outside of their group’s top two automatic qualification spots with eight points – a total that also put them out of the running to be the best third-placed team.South Africa had already assured their place at the tournament, which will be played from 17 January to 8 February, and only one spot is still outstanding. Congo Brazzaville, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Guinea, Mali and DR Congo all claimed their tickets to the continent’s showpiece event with their results on Wednesday. SEE MORE ON  PAGE 2

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