AFCON 2019: Reaction after late winner sends Nigeria into AFCON semis to South Africa's cost

66   //    Modified 11 Jul 2019

Reaction from Cairo on Wednesday after Nigeria followed Senegal into the semi-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations with a 2-1 win over South Africa, settled by a dramatic winner in the final minute.

William Troost-Ekong bundled in from a corner to break South African hearts after Bongani Zungu had cancelled out Samuel Chukwueze's first half opener for Nigeria in the 71st minute.

The three-time champions will next face the winners of Thursday's Ivory Coast-Algeria game for a place in the final.

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