Nigerian coach, Jose Peseiro has dropped Simon Moses for the AFCON final against Ivory Coast.
Instead, AC Milan winger, Samuel Chukwueze would start on the right side of the Super Eagles attack.
Also, Sanusi Zaidu returned to the starting line-up after he was replaced with Bright Samuel-Osayi against South Africa in the semi-final.
Aside the two changes, the Portuguese tactician fielded his usual team from the previous matches in this tournament.
The Super Eagles are seeking a fourth continental crown to add to their previous wins in 1980, 1994 and 2013.
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