kelechi Iheanacho And Alex Iwobi were on top of there games, when the duo scored the two vital goals that gave the Super Eagles of Nigeria a 2-1 victory against the Chipolopolo of Zambia in a World Cup qualifier match at the Levy Mwanawasa Stadium in Ndola.
Both players who are 20-years-old ply their trade in the English premier league, and they are fast becoming the set of players that would dominate Africa in no time.
The good times seem to be back, when Nigerian players used to dominate African football, particularly when it comes to the African footballer award, with the duo being potential nominees for the award.
In the 90’s the likes of the late Rashidi Yekini, Emmanuel Amuneke, Victor Ikpeba and Kanu Nwankwo all emerged winners of the continental award, showing that Nigeria is a nation to reckon with in African and world football.
Iheanacho and Iwobi have also played key roles in their various clubs in the English premier league, while Iheanacho have pleased new Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola, Iwobi has become a regular player under Frenchman Arsene Wenger.