The Super Eagles of Nigeria quenched the Flames of Malawi with two goals from the feathers of Emmanuel Emenike and Victor Moses. First goal was scored in the first half and the second goal in the second half through penalty. A Malawian player was sent off after receiving second yellow card. Nigeria dominated the play and missed some scoring chances. At the final whistle, Chelsea midfielder John Mikel Obi emerged as the man of the match, as Nigeria booked a place in the final stage of the qualifiers.