Burkina Faso held Nigeria to a 1-1 result in their first game of the 2019 African Games Men’s football tournament on Friday.
Ghali Ahmad, 19, scored Nigeria’s only goal in the game; just before the hour mark.
— The NFF 🇳🇬 (@thenff) August 16, 2019
But the team Coached by Paul Aigbogun couldn’t stop the opponent, and they leveled to steal a point.
Other group A opponents, Morocco and South Africa will square up later on Friday at the Sports Center of ASFAR, Salé.