The host nation have levelled things in the Africa Cup of Nations, Franck Kessie equalising for Ivory Coast against Nigeria.
In the 62nd minute the powerhouse midfielder has come up with the goods to draw Ivory Coast back level with the Super Eagles. A brilliant corner delivery from Brighton star Simon Adingra sees Kessie meet the ball at the far post to head home into a gaping goal.
Franck Kessié levels for the hosts! ??
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The hosts have well and truly dominated this final but they have struggled to breach a resolute Nigeria defence. Meanwhile, Nigeria’s star attack have not yet had a sniff having registered just one shot on target all game.