Ivory Coast suffer another failure as Nigeria reach AFCON semis
- Updated: February 3, 2013
Ivory Coast 1 – Nigeria 2 (Africa Cup of Nations, February 3, 2013) A terrific long ranger from Emmanuel Emenike blasted Nigeria ahead in the 43rd. Cheik Tiote drew the Ivory Coast level with a 50th minute header from a Didier Drogba cross. Nigeria retook the lead in the 78th minute when Sunday Mba ran 40 yards before seeing his shot deflect into the net.