URGENT ¥¥¥ Football: Nigeria crush Mali to reach Africa Cup final

Former champions Nigeria crushed Mali 4-1 Wednesday to reach the Africa Cup of Nations final for the first time in 13 years.

Elderson Echiejile, Brown Ideye, Emmanuel Emenike and substitute Ahmed Musa scored for the Super Eagles, who led 3-0 at half-time, before Fantamady Diarra pulled a goal back.