AND THE WINNERS ARE....

From NIGERIAN CURIOSITY Sun Feb 10 2013, 16:56:00

Nigeria!

The Super Eagles of Nigeria won the gold medal at the 2013 African Cup of Nations on Sunday, February 10th. It took the team 19 years to hoist the gold cup since the last time it held the trophy.

Congratulations to coach, Stephen Keshi, who made discipline a key aspect of his coaching tactic.

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