By Obaloluwa Joshua, LAGOS 

The Olympic Eagles moved into the final qualifying round of the 2023 Africa U-23 Cup of Nations after edging out Tanzania 2-0 at the Lekan Salami Stadium, Adamasingba Ibadan on Saturday, PNO Sports.

Salisu Yusuf’s side sailed through 3-1 on aggregate.

Both teams failed to register a goal in the first half.

Ogunniyi Oluwatimilehin Abiodun opened scoring for Nigeria a minute before the hour mark from a superb free- kick

Captain Success Makanjuola doubled the lead from the penalty spot on 67 minutes.

The Eagles will face Guinea in the final qualifying round.

Morocco will host the U-23 AFCON  in November 2023.

The competition will serve as the qualifier for the 2023 Olympic Games to be stage in Paris, France.