Where To Watch Nigeria vs Cape Verde Online, TV Channels, Score Update and Team News

Nigeria will be looking forward to stamp their position at the top of Group C of the 2022 FIFA World Cup African qualifier when they play group C contenders Cape Verde on Tuesday, 16th of November, 2021

Although the Super Eagles are on top of their group but Cape Verde could emerged the top of the log if they beat Nigeria on Tuesday. Cape Verde is second on the group table with 10 points, while Nigeria have 12 points.

The World Cup Qualifiers match on Tuesday is a winner takes all as it is opened for any of the two teams to get the maximum three points. Nigeria only need a draw in that match while their visitors need to win the game.

Recall that Nigeria lost Central Africa Republic in Lagos and a repeat of that could see them losing out of the next phase of the qualifiers.

Which Channel Will Show Nigeria vs Cape Verde?

Nigerian Television Authority, NTA, the government owned television station in Nigeria will have to partner with FIFA TV to broadcast Nigeria vs Cape Verde to Nigerian Fans. So the question whether the NTA will show Nigeria match depends on the platform in which you access the NTA channel, I know the terrestrial platform will show the match live but if you’re accessing NTA on your gotv or dstv channels, it may not have the right to broadcast the the match live.


The Africa independent television AIT as usual will hook up with NTA to show the match live.  Since the match is being played in Nigeria, football fans in Nigeria can rely on AIT to bring the game live in conjunction with NTA.

Nigeria vs Cape Verde TV Channel

Which TV channels across the world will stream live Nigeria vs Cape Verde. In Ghana and Nigeria, SuperSport is the answer and in the UK Sky Sport will be available.

Nigeria vs Cape Verde on SuperSport

SuperSport has the right to cover the live matches. SuperSport Channels can be found on DSTV and GOTV cable. The subscribers of these two TV cables can watch the match live.

SuperSport 9 will be available for the live coverage of the match. Most West African fans and South Africans can hook up with SuperSport on different channels to watch the match between Nigeria vs Cape Verde LIVE.

Watch Nigeria vs Cape Verde in the UK

How to watch Nigeria vs Cape Verde LIVE in the UK?. There are various ways the United Kingdom can watch the match between Nigeria vs Cape Verde the United Kingdom you can explore the best option suitable for you.

Watch Nigeria vs Cape Verde on Sky Sport

Sky Sports will show the match live for the United Kingdom fans and everywhere in the world if you can stream live Sky Sports online.

How to watch in the United State

Fans in the United State can hook up to CNBC TV channel to watch the match between Nigeria vs Cape Verde. You can also watch live streaming on NBC sport.

Other channels available for USA fans are:

Fanatiz USA


Team news

Nigeria fans hoped to see the return of their striker Odion Ighalo against Liberia but he was not called to action as Nigeria beat Liberia 2-0. It was goals from Victor Osimhen and Ahmed Miss that the Super Eagles the victory.

Meanwhile Gernot Rohr has confirmed that Ighalo will take part in the game against Cape Verde.

We will ask Ighalo to come back to Super Eagles - Nwankwo Kanu

“He only arrived on Thursday, that is why he could not participate in this match,” Rohr said in his post-match conference via the Super Eagles social media page.

“But I hope the next match, he will be able to help us much more.”


Lagos is the venue of the 2022 World Cup Qualifiers match between Nigeria vs Cape Verde. Balogun Stadium will host the game.

Kick-off Time

2022 World Cup Qualifiers match on Tuesday will kick off at 5pm local time.Predicted line-ups for Nigeria

Nigeria: Maduka Okoye, Kenneth Omeruo, Leon Balogun, William Ekong, Olaoluwa Aina, Joseph Ayodele-Aribo, Wilfred Ndidi, Alex Iwobi, Kelechi Iheanacho, Victor Osimhen, Odion Ighalo.

Group Standing.

Here is how Group C look like before the match at hand.
Nigeria 12 points
Cape Verde 10 points
CAR 4 points
Liberia 3 points.

Score Update

Sunrisenewsnigeria will be updating you with the score line as goals are coming in. Just stay tuned.
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