But Lalaina Nomenjanahary and Carolus Andriamahitsinoro gave the debutants a deserved 2-0 victory. What are the five things we learnt from the match? 1.
Nigeria were stunned 2-0 in their final Group B fixture at the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations, a result that means they finished in second place. "Madagascar were the better team but the first goal was a wonderful gift to them.
The former Chelsea midfielder admitted that the team should be blamed for the shocking 2-0 loss to Madagascar on Sunday.