Nigeria vs Sudan Live Score and Live Stream


Nigeria played Sudan at the Group D of Africa Nations Cup on January 15. The match kicked off 16:00 UTC. Nigeria won 3-1.

Samuel Chukwueze scored the first goal on the 3rd minute of the game followed by goals from Taiwo Awoniyi, Moses Simon and Walieldin Khidir who made the final score 3-1.

Nigeria national football team and Sudan national football team meet again 8 years after the qualifying round Group A match which Nigeria won 3-1. Nigeria national football team are approaching this clash after a victory over Egypt in Group D on January 11 extending their unbeaten streak to 4 matches.

Sudan national football team are going into the fixture after playing 2 draws in a row against Guinea Bissau and Zimbabwe. They need to score goals to win this game which might not be as easy as they have scored zero goals in their previous 7 matches.

ScoreBat is covering Nigeria vs Sudan 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 - Sudan in real time.

Nigeria kicked off the game with Maduka Okoye, Zaidu Sanusi, Kenneth Omeruo, William Ekong, Ola Aina, Wilfred Ndidi, Joe Aribo who got substituted by Kelechi Nwakali on the 65th minute, Moses Simon, Samuel Chukwueze who got substituted by Alex Iwobi on the 46th minute, Taiwo Awoniyi who got substituted by Umar Sadiq on the 82nd minute and Kelechi Iheanacho who got substituted by Ahmed Musa on the 65th 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.

Sudan's starting eleven were Ali Eshrein, Mazin Mohamedein Alnour Mohamed, Mustafa Mohamed Abdelgader Karshoum, Salaheldin Nemer who got substituted by Mohamed Kesra Hakeem on the 90th minute, Mustafa Ahmed Saeed Elfadni, Mohamed Elrasheed, Walieldin Khidir, Abdelrazig Omer Yagoub who got substituted by Sharif Omar Abdalla Makki on the 88th minute, Yasin Hamed who got substituted by Mohamed Abdallah Hassoiun on the 64th minute, Gomaa Abbas Omer who got substituted by Deiaeldin Mahjoub on the 46th minute and Musab Ahmed Alshareif Eisa who got substituted by Al Jezoli Nouh on the 46th minute, with Ishag Adam, Mohamed Mustafa, Moaiad Abdeen Maki, Amjed Ismael Ahmed Ismail, Elsadig Hassan, Sharif Omar Abdalla Makki, Mohamed Abdallah Hassoiun, Captain Basheer Aldkhn, Mohamed Kesra Hakeem, Deiaeldin Mahjoub, Suliman Zakaria Abakar and Al Jezoli Nouh on the bench.

Referee showed the yellow card twice throughout the game. Joe Aribo and Ola Aina were the ones to receive it.


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

  • Ball Possession: 60 - 40
  • Total Attempts: 9 - 4
  • Shots On Target: 6 - 2
  • Saves: 1 - 0
  • Corners: 3 - 2
  • Fouls: 5 - 15
  • Free Kicks: 16 - 5
  • Throw-Ins: 22 - 13


Nigeria and Sudan have met twice since October 2014. Nigeria have won once while Sudan have also won once. The most recent match between them took place on October 15, 2014 at the qualifying round, Group A of Africa Nations Cup where Nigeria won 3-1. Nigeria have scored 3 goals in these 2 head-to-head matches in total while Sudan have scored 2. So, overall, Nigeria and Sudan 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. Sudan have won 0 of their 3 matches in Group D, drawing 1 and having 2 defeats this season. They have scored 1 goal - 0.33 per match, conceding 4 - 1.33 per match.

Recent Form

Nigeria have won Egypt in their previous match while Sudan are on a drawing streak - they have played a draw with Guinea Bissau and Zimbabwe in their previous 2 matches. Overall, Nigeria have won 9 of their last 20 matches, losing 4 and drawing 7, while Sudan have won 5 of their last 20 matches, losing 9 and drawing 6.

Nigeria have won 4 times (1-0 against Egypt on 11th of January, 0-2 against Liberia on 13th of November, 0-2 against Central-Africa on 10th of October and 1-2 against Cape Verde on 7th 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.

Sudan have lost 3 times (1-0 against Lebanon on 7th of December, 0-5 against Egypt on 4th of December and 4-0 against Algeria on 1st of December) and drew 3 times (0-0 against Guinea Bissau on 11th of January, 0-0 against Zimbabwe on 2nd of January and 0-0 against Guinea Bissau on 15th of November) in their most recent 6 matches.

Team Streaks

  • Nigeria's last 5 matches had under 2.5 goals.
  • Sudan have gone 4 consecutive away matches without a goal.

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 Sudan are the 3rd with 1 point in 3 matches.

Video Highlights

We are adding goal videos and full video highlights of the match between Nigeria and Sudan in real time. You can watch the goals by Samuel Chukwueze, Taiwo Awoniyi, Moses Simon and Walieldin Khidir 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 - Sudan 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 3, Sudan 1.
  2. 90'
    Substitution for Sudan. Mohamed Kesra Hakeem replaces Salaheldin Nemer
  3. 88'
    Substitution for Sudan. Sharif Omar Abdalla Makki replaces Abdelrazig Omer Yagoub
  4. 82'
    Substitution for Nigeria. Umar Sadiq replaces Taiwo Awoniyi
  5. 70'
    3 - 1
    Walieldin Khidir scores from the penalty spot for Sudan making the score 3 - 1.
  6. 69'
    Ola Aina is shown the yellow card.
  7. 65'
    Substitution for Nigeria. Kelechi Nwakali replaces Joe Aribo
  8. 65'
    Substitution for Nigeria. Ahmed Musa replaces Kelechi Iheanacho
  9. 64'
    Substitution for Sudan. Mohamed Abdallah Hassoiun replaces Yasin Hamed
  10. 60'
    Joe Aribo is shown the yellow card.
  11. 46'
    Substitution for Sudan. Deiaeldin Mahjoub replaces Gomaa Abbas Omer
  12. 46'
    Substitution for Sudan. Al Jezoli Nouh replaces Musab Ahmed Alshareif Eisa
  13. 46'
    Substitution for Nigeria. Alex Iwobi replaces Samuel Chukwueze
  14. 46'
    3 - 0
    Moses Simon scores for Nigeria.
  15. Kick-off
    Second half begins
  16. Half Time - 2 : 0
    First half ends.
  17. 45 + 1'
    2 - 0
    Taiwo Awoniyi scores for Nigeria.
  18. 3'
    1 - 0
    Samuel Chukwueze scores for Nigeria.
  19. Kick-off
    First half begins