Nigeria crashed out in the round of 16 in a 1-0 loss to Tunisia despite winning all the group stage matches, why Ghana failed to win a single game in the group stage and also lost to a debutant Comoros in the final group game.
And now both Nations will be hoping for a redemption, with Nigeria on the verge of competing in the FIFA world Cup for the third consecutive time.
The confederation of African football as approved in Abuja Stadium fit to most world Cup qualifying matches for the super Eagles in March.
The world Cup is scheduled to play in November later this year.
It was moved from originally June / July due to the weather condition in Qatar.