Nigeria vs Tunisia Live Score and Live Stream


Nigeria played Tunisia at the 1/8 final of Africa Nations Cup on January 23. The match kicked off 19:00 UTC. Tunisia won 0-1.

Youssef Msakni scored the first and only goal on the 47th minute of the game.

Nigeria national football team and Tunisia national football team meet again 3 years after the friendly match which ended in a draw 1-1. Nigeria national football team are having a solid run at the moment winning their matches against Guinea Bissau, Sudan and Egypt extending their unbeaten streak to 6 matches.

Tunisia national football team, on the other hand, are preparing for the match after a loss against Gambia in Group F on January 20. They need to score goals to win this game which might not be as easy as they have scored zero goals in their previous 4 away matches.

ScoreBat is covering Nigeria vs Tunisia 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 1/8 final 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 - Tunisia in real time.

Nigeria kicked off the game with Maduka Okoye, Zaidu Sanusi, William Ekong, Kenneth Omeruo, Ola Aina, Joe Aribo who got substituted by Ahmed Musa on the 88th minute, Wilfred Ndidi, Moses Simon, Kelechi Iheanacho who got substituted by Alex Iwobi on the 59th minute, Samuel Chukwueze who got substituted by Umar Sadiq on the 75th minute and Taiwo Awoniyi who got substituted by Peter Olayinka on the 60th minute as starters, with Daniel Akpeyi, Francis Uzoho, Semi Ajayi, Chidozie Awaziem, Jamilu Collins, Kelechi Nwakali, Frank Onyeka, Alex Iwobi, Ahmed Musa, Peter Olayinka, Henry Onyekuru and Umar Sadiq on the bench.

Tunisia's starting eleven were Bechir Ben Said, Oussama Haddadi, Montassar Talbi, Bilel Ifa, Mohamed Drager, Aissa Laidouni, Ellyes Skhiri, Anis Ben Slimane who got substituted by Omar Rekik on the 90th minute, Hamza Rafia who got substituted by Naim Sliti on the 69th minute, Seifeddine Jaziri who got substituted by Issam Jebali on the 86th minute and Youssef Msakni who got substituted by Wahbi Khazri on the 86th minute, with Ali Jemal, Dylan Bronn, Omar Rekik, Saif-Eddine Khaoui, Hannibal Mejbri, Naim Sliti, Issam Jebali and Wahbi Khazri on the bench.

Referee showed the yellow card twice throughout the game. Kelechi Iheanacho and Aissa Laidouni were the ones to receive it.


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

  • Ball Possession: 55 - 45
  • Total Attempts: 7 - 5
  • Shots On Target: 0 - 2
  • Saves: 1 - 0
  • Corners: 5 - 1
  • Fouls: 15 - 17
  • Free Kicks: 18 - 15
  • Throw-Ins: 19 - 6


Nigeria and Tunisia have met 3 times since January 2016. Nigeria have won once, 2 matches ended in a draw. The most recent match between them took place on October 13, 2020 in a friendly which ended in a draw - 1-1. Nigeria have scored 3 goals in these 3 head-to-head matches in total while Tunisia have scored 2. So, overall, Nigeria have a better head-to-head record against Tunisia in their recent history.

Recent Form

Nigeria are on a winning streak - they have won Guinea Bissau, Sudan and Egypt in their previous 3 matches while Tunisia have lost to Gambia in their previous match. Overall, Nigeria have won 10 of their last 20 matches, losing 4 and drawing 6, while Tunisia have won 11 of their last 20 matches, losing 6 and drawing 3.

Nigeria have won 5 times (0-2 against Guinea Bissau on 19th of January, 3-1 against Sudan on 15th of January, 1-0 against Egypt on 11th of January, 0-2 against Liberia on 13th of November and 0-2 against Central-Africa on 10th of October) and drew once (1-1 against Cape Verde on 16th of November) in their most recent 6 matches.

Tunisia have won 3 times (4-0 against Mauritania on 16th of January, 1-0 against Egypt on 15th of December and 1-0 against United Arab Emirates on 6th of December) and lost 3 times (1-0 against Gambia on 20th of January, 0-1 against Mali on 12th of January and 0-2 against Algeria on 18th of December) in their most recent 6 matches.

Team Streaks

  • Tunisia have gone 10 consecutive matches without a draw.
  • Nigeria are undefeated in their previous 6 matches.
  • Tunisia's last 5 away matches had 2 or less goals.

Video Highlights

We are adding goal videos and full video highlights of the match between Nigeria and Tunisia in real time. You can watch the goal by Youssef Msakni 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 - Tunisia 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 0, Tunisia 1.
  2. 90'
    Substitution for Tunisia. Omar Rekik replaces Anis Ben Slimane
  3. 88'
    Substitution for Nigeria. Ahmed Musa replaces Joe Aribo
  4. 86'
    Substitution for Tunisia. Wahbi Khazri replaces Youssef Msakni
  5. 86'
    Substitution for Tunisia. Issam Jebali replaces Seifeddine Jaziri
  6. 75'
    Substitution for Nigeria. Umar Sadiq replaces Samuel Chukwueze
  7. 69'
    Substitution for Tunisia. Naim Sliti replaces Hamza Rafia
  8. 66'
    Red Card
    Alex Iwobi is shown the red card.
  9. 60'
    Substitution for Nigeria. Peter Olayinka replaces Taiwo Awoniyi
  10. 59'
    Substitution for Nigeria. Alex Iwobi replaces Kelechi Iheanacho
  11. 53'
    Aissa Laidouni is shown the yellow card.
  12. 47'
    0 - 1
    Youssef Msakni scores for Tunisia.
  13. Kick-off
    Second half begins
  14. Half Time - 0 : 0
    First half ends.
  15. 20'
    Kelechi Iheanacho is shown the yellow card.
  16. Kick-off
    First half begins