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Nigeria national team at home beat a team of Zambia in the qualifying match of the 2018 world Cup with the score 1:0. The only goal in the 73rd minute, scoring 21-year-old striker Alex Iwobi, who plays in England for Arsenal. In the match against Zambia he came on as a substitute in the 66th minute.
The Nigerians scored 13 points after five matches and round of the end of the qualifying tournament has guaranteed itself first place in group B, and with it a direct ticket to the final tournament of the world championship. Second place in the group with 7 points occupies Zambia, the third — Russia (6 points), fourth — Algeria (1). In the final part of the tournament, which will take place in the summer of 2018 in Russia will be the winners of all five groups of the third qualifying round .