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Watch: Manchester City’s Iheanacho Scores Wonder Goal In Nigeria Win

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - AUGUST 24: Kelechi Iheanacho of Manchester City reacts during the UEFA Champions League Play-off Second Leg match between Manchester City and Steaua Bucharest at Etihad Stadium on August 24, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Manchester City striker Kelechi Iheanacho scored a wonder goal in Nigeria’s 1-0 win over Tanzania in the Super Eagles’ final African Cup of Nations qualifier in Uyo.

Iheanacho’s 78th minute strike ensured that Nigeria maintained their undefeated record against Tanzania who finished in third place in Group G with just one point from four games.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=El0Wrrw_Phk

The wonder strike marked Iheanacho’s fourth goal in six games for Nigeria as the 19-year-old continues to flourish for both club and country this year.

The win means Nigeria will finish runners up in Group G with Egypt winning the group on ten points from four games, after their final game with Chad was cancelled due to Chad having previously withdrawn from the competition on financial grounds.

Iheanacho will return to Manchester next week to link back up with Pep Guardiola’s squad who will face rivals Manchester United in a top-of-the-table clash at Old Trafford next Saturday.

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Author: The PA Team

This article was written by a member of The PA Team.