Sports: Afcon Qualifier: Brilliant Osimhen scores Four as Nigeria crush Sao Tome

Super eagles of Nigeria on Monday comfortably cruised past Sao Tome & Principe in the matchday 2 encounter of the ongoing African Cup of Nations, AFCON qualifiers to sit top of Group A with an expected win.

Napoli striker, Victor Osimhen scored four goals and made two assists to help the Super Eagles of Nigeria to defeat Sao Tome and Principe 10 – 0 in Morocco.

Osihmen opened the flood gate in the 9th minute before setting up Moses Simon and Terem Moffi in the 28th and 43rd minutes respectively to make it 3-0 going into the break.

He added his second goal in the 48th minute before completing his hat trick in the 65th minute of play. His fourth goal came in the 84th minute to make it five goals in the qualifiers.

FC Lorient forward, Terem Moffi, scored his second in the 60th minute while Oghenekaro Etebo, Dennis Emmanuel and Lokman Ademola also saw the back of the net.

The Super Eagles have now garnered six points from two games in the qualifiers to top Group A ahead of Guinea-Bissau’s clash with Sierra Leone.

Osimhen now leads the AFCON qualifiers goal-scoring chart with five (5) goals with just two games in. The next matchday is in September against Guinea Bissau.

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