Nigeria vs Egypt Live Score and Live Stream


Nigeria played Egypt at the Group D of Africa Nations Cup on January 11. The match kicked off 16:00 UTC. Nigeria won 1-0.

Kelechi Iheanacho scored the first and only goal on the 30th minute of the game.

Nigeria national football team and Egypt national football team meet again 4 years after the friendly match which Nigeria won 1-0. Nigeria national football team will be playing the match after a draw against Cape Verde on November 16 in Africa Qualification Second stage which extended their unbeaten streak to 3 matches.

Egypt national football team are going into the fixture after playing a draw against Qatar on December 18.

ScoreBat is covering Nigeria vs Egypt in real time, providing the live stream and live score of the match, team line-ups, full match stats, live match commentary and official video highlights. We cover all matches of Africa nations cup Group D in real time and provide live streaming whenever possible.


Live Streaming

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We are updating team formations and line-ups for Nigeria - Egypt in real time.

Nigeria kicked off the game with Maduka Okoye, Zaidu Sanusi, Kenneth Omeruo who got substituted by Semi Ajayi on the 79th minute, William Ekong, Ola Aina, Joe Aribo, Wilfred Ndidi, Kelechi Iheanacho who got substituted by Kelechi Nwakali on the 80th minute, Moses Simon who got substituted by Alex Iwobi on the 90th minute, Taiwo Awoniyi who got substituted by Umar Sadiq on the 72nd minute and Samuel Chukwueze who got substituted by Chidera Ejuke on the 72nd minute as starters, with Daniel Akpeyi, Francis Uzoho, Semi Ajayi, Tyronne Ebuehi, Olisa Ndah, Chidera Ejuke, Kelechi Nwakali, Frank Onyeka, Alex Iwobi, Ahmed Musa, Henry Onyekuru and Umar Sadiq on the bench.

Egypt's starting eleven were Mohamed El Shenawy, Ahmed Hegazi, Mahmoud Hamdi who got substituted by Mohamed Sherif on the 90th minute, Hamdi Fathi, Akram Tawfik who got substituted by Mohamed Abdel Monem on the 12th minute, Mostafa Mohamed who got substituted by Ramadan Sobhi on the 60th minute, Mohamed Elneny, Ahmed El Fotouh who got substituted by Ayman Ashraf on the 46th minute, Trezeguet who got substituted by Ahmed Sayed on the 58th minute, Mohamed Salah and Omar Marmoush, with Mahmoud Gad, Mohamed Sobhi, Omar Kamal Abdelwahed, Mahmoud Alaa, Ayman Ashraf, Mohamed Abdel Monem, Emam Ashour, Mohamed Mostafa, Abdallah Said, Ahmed Sayed, Mohamed Sherif and Ramadan Sobhi on the bench.


Explore stats from Nigeria vs Egypt on ScoreBat - we are updating the numbers on this page every second of the game.

  • Ball Possession: 58 - 42
  • Total Attempts: 10 - 3
  • Shots On Target: 4 - 2
  • Saves: 2 - 4
  • Corners: 6 - 3
  • Fouls: 14 - 6
  • Free Kicks: 7 - 14
  • Throw-Ins: 24 - 20


Nigeria and Egypt have met 3 times since March 2016. Nigeria have won once, 1 match ended in a draw while Egypt have also won once. The most recent match between them took place on March 26, 2019 in a friendly where Nigeria won 1-0. Nigeria have scored 2 goals in these 3 head-to-head matches in total and Egypt have also scored 2. So, overall, Nigeria and Egypt have almost identical head-to-head record against each other in their recent history.

Nigeria have won 3 of their 3 matches in Group D, drawing 0 and having 0 defeats this season. They have scored 6 goals - 2.00 per match, conceding 1 - 0.33 per match. Egypt have won 2 of their 3 matches in Group D, drawing 0 and having 1 defeat this season. They have scored 2 goals - 0.67 per match, conceding 1 - 0.33 per match.

Recent Form

Nigeria have played a draw with Cape Verde in their previous match while Egypt have played a draw with Qatar in their previous match. Overall, Nigeria have won 9 of their last 20 matches, losing 4 and drawing 7, while Egypt have won 12 of their last 20 matches, losing 1 and drawing 7.

Nigeria have won 4 times (0-2 against Liberia on 13th of November, 0-2 against Central-Africa on 10th of October, 1-2 against Cape Verde on 7th of September and 2-0 against Liberia on 3rd of September), lost once (0-1 against Central-Africa on 7th of October) and drew once (1-1 against Cape Verde on 16th of November) in their most recent 6 matches.

Egypt have won 3 times (3-1 against Jordan on 11th of December, 0-5 against Sudan on 4th of December and 1-0 against Lebanon on 1st of December), lost once (1-0 against Tunisia on 15th of December) and drew twice (0-0 against Qatar on 18th of December and 1-1 against Algeria on 7th of December) in their most recent 6 matches.

Team Streaks

  • Nigeria's last 4 matches had 2 or less goals.
  • Egypt's last 3 away matches had under 2.5 goals.

Live Standings

As always, Africa nations cup Group D's live standings are availble and updated in real time. Nigeria are the leaders in the table with 9 points after 3 matches, while Egypt are the 2nd with 6 points in 3 matches.

Video Highlights

We are adding goal videos and full video highlights of the match between Nigeria and Egypt in real time. You can watch the goal by Kelechi Iheanacho as the videos of the goals are added usually minutes after the actual event if there are any official videos available. Full video highlights of Nigeria - Egypt are being added as they become available on the official social media channels of the league or the teams.

Live Commentary

  1. Full Time
    Match ends. Nigeria 1, Egypt 0.
  2. 90'
    Substitution for Egypt. Mohamed Sherif replaces Mahmoud Hamdi
  3. 90'
    Substitution for Nigeria. Alex Iwobi replaces Moses Simon
  4. 80'
    Substitution for Nigeria. Kelechi Nwakali replaces Kelechi Iheanacho
  5. 79'
    Substitution for Nigeria. Semi Ajayi replaces Kenneth Omeruo
  6. 72'
    Substitution for Nigeria. Chidera Ejuke replaces Samuel Chukwueze
  7. 72'
    Substitution for Nigeria. Umar Sadiq replaces Taiwo Awoniyi
  8. 60'
    Substitution for Egypt. Ramadan Sobhi replaces Mostafa Mohamed
  9. 58'
    Substitution for Egypt. Ahmed Sayed replaces Trezeguet
  10. 46'
    Substitution for Egypt. Ayman Ashraf replaces Ahmed El Fotouh
  11. Kick-off
    Second half begins
  12. Half Time - 1 : 0
    First half ends.
  13. 30'
    1 - 0
    Kelechi Iheanacho scores for Nigeria.
  14. 12'
    Substitution for Egypt. Mohamed Abdel Monem replaces Akram Tawfik
  15. Kick-off
    First half begins