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Ailing Adingra Scores Late: C么te d’Ivoire Triumphs Over Nigeria in AFCON Final Thriller

Heartbreak for #Nigeria as C么te d'Ivoire stages a stunning comeback to clinch their third #AFCON title. Despite Troost-Ekong's heroics, the Super Eagles' lead slips away in a 2-1 defeat. 馃弳鈿斤笍 #SuperEagles #Elephants #AfricanFootball

“Nigeria Falls Short in AFCON Final: Super Eagles’ Hopes Dashed by C么te d’Ivoire’s Comeback Win”
Despite Troost-Ekong’s Player of the Tournament accolade and a first-half lead, Nigeria’s Super Eagles were outflanked in the AFCON 2023 final, succumbing to C么te d’Ivoire’s 2-1 reversal. In a match clouded by key players’ underperformance, Ivorian forward Simon Adingra’s heroic assists, despite an injury, underscored the Super Eagles’ missed opportunities and led the Elephants to a dramatic late victory for their third championship triumph.

Related Entities: William Troost-Ekong, Simon Adingra, Sebastien Haller

Sources: www.completesports.com, www.completesports.com, sportsration.com