The captain of Golden Eaglets of Nigeria was rewarded with man of the match award for his performance in the 1-0 victory over Angola.
The tall midfielder was at his best in the match; his long passes and shielding the defence line from danger ensured Golden Eaglets kept a clean sheet. He has previously been awarded the Most Valuable Player during the qualifiers in Niger Republic in September where the Golden Eaglets picked AFCON qualification.
The opening match against Tanzania saw Akinwunmi Amao as the man of the match . The Golden Eaglets will play their last match against Uganda.