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Super Eagles of Nigeria Held to a 1-1 Draw By Brazil in An international Friendly

The Super Eagles of Nigeria were held to a 1-1 draw by Brazil in an international friendly match in Singapore on Sunday.

The Seleção are without a win in four games since lifting the 2019 Copa America title, although they did come from behind to pick up this result thanks to Casemiro’s finish, which cancelled out Joe Aribo’s  opener., Joe Aribo scored for Nigeria in the 35th minute before the equaliser came by Casemiro early in the second half.

Paris Saint-Germain star, Neymar Jr. was substituted early in the game due to a knock on his tie, and Nigeria’s Francis Uzoho was also injured but in the second half.

The game, played at the National Stadium of Singapore, was the second time ever that both sides are meeting.

 

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