Nigeria U-23 team, Dream Team VI Saturday, 5th December scaled through to the semi final of the CAF U-23 Africa Cup of Nations. The tournament serves as a qualifier for the 2016 Olympic games in Rio.
Nigeria finished off the group with 5 points following the goalless draw with Algeria in their last group game. The results also meant that Nigeria finished the group in second place and will meet group A winners and tournament hosts, Senegal.
The winners of the semi final games will automatically qualify for the Olympic while the other two teams will have to play a 3rd place match to determine who goes through.
Nigeria will play host to Senegal in the first semi final game of the U-23 Africa Cup of Nations on Wednesday 9th December.