Super Eagles head coach, Jose Peseiro has made two changes to his starting line-up for tonight’s 2023 Africa Cup of Nations final clash with Cote d’Ivoire.
Left-wing back, Zaidu Sanusi is back in the line-up after missing the Super Eagles semi-final win with South Africa due to injury.
Samuel Chukwueze is also preferred to Moses Simon.
Chippa United’s Stanley Nwabali will start in goal for the seventh time in the competition.
Ola Aina, William Troost-Ekong, Semi Ajayi and Calvin Bassey will all feature in defence.
The duo of Frank Onyeka and Alex Iwobi will take charge of the midfield.
Ademola Lookman and Victor Osimhen complete the starting X1.
Super Eagles Starting X1
Calvin Bassey, William Ekong (Captain), Semi Ajayi – Ola Aina, Zaidu Sanusi, Frank Onyeka, Alex Iwobi – Ademola Lookman, Victor Osimhen, Samuel Chukwueze