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Overview

Match summary

Centurion Forlan downs Nigeria

Diego Forlan marked his 100th appearance for Uruguay with a memorable goal in a 2-1 win over Nigeria, putting his side in a strong position to qualify from FIFA Confederations Cup Group B.

Match Highlights

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Statistics

Ball possession
57
%
43

Attempts

13Attempts9
5On-Target5
8Off-Target4

Disciplinary

10Fouls Committed17
4Yellow cards4
0Red Cards0

Attacking

8Corners6
1Offsides4
11Free kicks21
1Saves3

Line-ups

Nigeria
NigeriaNGA
Uruguay
UruguayURU
(GK)(C)
(GK)
(C)Misses next match if booked
4
66'
88'
83'
7
73'
10
13
45'
Misses next match if booked
22
Misses next match if booked
SubstitutesSubstitutes
16
(GK)
(GK)
23
(GK)
(GK)
83'
73'
11
88'
12
14
45'
17
Absent
18
19
66'
CoachCoach
Stephen KESHI (NGA)Óscar TABÁREZ (URU)

Match Facts

Salvador

SSI Err

Arena Fonte Nova

SSI Err

Weather

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Officials

  • Referee: Björn KUIPERS
    Netherlands
    NetherlandsNED
  • Assistant Referee 1: Sander VAN ROEKEL (NED)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Erwin ZEINSTRA (NED)
  • Fourth official: Pedro PROENCA (POR)

Groups

Group B
TeamsTeamsTeamsMPWDLGFGA+/-Pts
Nigeria
NGA
31027613
Spain
ESP
3300151149
Tahiti
TAH
3003124-230
Uruguay
URU
320111386

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