The home-based Super Eagles failed yesterday in Senegal to secure a place in the main West African Football Union (WAFU) Nations Cup following one-two loss to the Hawks of Togo.
The Togolese, who were the better side in the encounter, took the lead in the sixteen minute through Moise Kossivi Adjah.
The Eagles rallied back and got a well-deserved equaliser in the thirty-three minute, courtesy of Sikiru Alimi’s fine strike.
Kangnivi Tchoutchoui netted the winning goal for the Togolese two minutes before the break.
The Hawks defeated Nigeria four-one in the first leg of2020 African Nations Championship (CHAN) final qualifying round fixture on twenty-two of September,in Lome.