Zambia beats Algeria at home, three points behind Nigeria

The hope of Chipolopolo of Zambia to qualify for Russia 2018 comes alive as Zambia beats Algeria at home now they are trading Nigeria with just three points. All is now set for the decider match Nigeria vs Zambia at Uyo.

With this result Zambia has 7 points in 4 matches while Nigeria has 10 points with superior goal different. Zambia defeated Algeria 1 goal to nil in Algeria and 3 goals to 1 in Zambia.

Zambia beats Algeria at home

Chipolopolo of Zambia was very tactical against Algeria, sit back and counter the Algerian which resulted into a goal in second half.  Algeria tried to equalise but thanks to Zambia defends. they were very solid. The match ended Algeria 0 – 1 Zambia.

The attention has been shifted to Nigeria vs Zambia in Uyo. If Zambia can be able to defeat Nigeria, then they will have the same point with Nigeria but Nigeria will in top with goals different. If Nigeria wins in Uyo then Nigeria is heading to Russia 2018.

Algeria vs Zambia result is not the best result as far Nigeria is concerned but the Super Eagle unbeating run will continue against Zambia. Zambia victory has put some amount of pressure on Nigeria Super Eagle. Everything will be put on rest on October 7.


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