This was after having again got a hand to the ball, but not a firm enough contact to prevent Ibrahim Kanate’s penalty finding the net
Nigeria have now moved into third place, with two points from two matches, tied with Lesotho (fourth) and Zimbabwe (fifth)
The nine-time African champions will host the Cape Verdeans at the MKO Abiola National Stadium, Abuja on Thursday, 30th November.
The 36-year-old was untouchable on serve – he dropped just two points in the first set and six in the second.
This came after a gloomy afternoon for fans following Super Eagles’ disappointing 1-1 draw with Zimbabwe.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports the Match Day 2 Group C encounter was played at Huye Stadium, Butare.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that 3SC scored through substitute Kareem Ayinde in the 55th minute.
The Match Day 2 encounter was a repeat of the first qualifying match where the Eagles drew with Lesotho
The first match to be televised live today is Akwa United vs Remo Stars at 4pm, live on Beta Sports channel 244
Sadeeq Yusuf got the opener for Kwara United in the 15th minute when he beat the Insurance’s defence.
The venue will host Sunday’s Day 2 encounter between the Eagles and the Warriors of Zimbabwe.
Shakira’s Bzrp Music Session, Vol 53, won Song of the Year and Best Pop Song at the awards in Seville, which recognises outstanding achievement in the Latin music industry.
Victory for the Dutch will place them in a firm position to join Group B leader, France at the tournament in Germany next year.
The match is to be played at MKO Abiola National Stadium on Sunday.
The move is to resolve the crisis rocking the Association.
The Coach offered the reasons in a post-match conference after the 1-1 draw with the Crocodiles of Lesotho.
He told the News Agency of Nigeria on Friday that the Eagles’ performance marked another inglorious journey with Peseiro.
They remain in contention for the topmost Player of the Year, including last year’s winner Sadio Mane of Senegal.
Denmark hosted Slovenia in a winner-takes-all encounter at the top of Group H, with the two sides level on points and the winners of the match guaranteed a top-two finish.
The midfielder is currently working to be fit for his club’s next match, which comes against Cadiz on November 26.