Nasarawa United winger Bature Yaro and Warri Wolves striker Gbolahan Salami (penalty) both scored in either half to ensure a 2-0 win for Nigeria at home on Saturday vs Burkina Faso, ahead of second leg in Ouagadougou next weekend.

Nigeria XI vs Burkina Faso Copr. The NFF (Twitter)
Nigeria XI vs Burkina Faso
Copr. The NFF (Twitter)

Oliseh after the match in Port Harcourt: “We have not won anything yet.”

“If we could score two goals here, nothing stops them from scoring the same number of goals in the return leg.

“It will be an interesting second leg.”

The overall winners over two legs will qualify for the final tournament in Rwanda in January.

Super Eagles XI vs Burkina Faso: Ikechukwu Ezenwa, Solomon Kwambe, Chima Akas, Austin Obaroakpo, Jamiu Alimi, Paul Onobi, Matthew Ifeanyi, Yaro Bature, Ezekiel Bassey, Tunde Adeniji, Okoro Osas

Bench: Femi Thomas, Stephen Eze, Prince Aggreh, Gholohan Salami, Usman Mohammed, Chisom Chikatara, Kalu Orji

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