23/06/2013
First stage
Nigeria - Spain
0:3 (0:1)
Match
Date
Time
Venue / Stadium
Attendance
1123 June 2013 16:00Fortaleza / Estadio Castelao51263
Match Officials
Referee
Joel AGUILAR (SLV)
Assistant Referee 1
William TORRES (SLV)
Fourth Official
Diego ABAL (ARG)
Assistant Referee 2
Juan ZUMBA (SLV)
Match Commissioner
Hafez AL MEDLEJ (KSA)
Fifth Official
Hernan MAIDANA (ARG)
    Goals scored
  • Jordi ALBA (ESP) 3',
  • Fernando TORRES (ESP) 62',
  • Jordi ALBA (ESP) 88'
Nigeria
    Line-up
  • Vincent ENYEAMA (GK)(C)
  • Godfrey OBOABONA
  • Uwa ECHIEJILE
  • Efe AMBROSE
  • Ahmed MUSA
  • Brown IDEYE
  • Joseph AKPALA [Y] (-71')
  • John Obi MIKEL
  • Fegor OGUDE
  • Sunday MBA (-63')
  • Kenneth OMERUO [Y] (-11')
    Substitute(s)
  • Austine EJIDE (GK)
  • Chigozie AGBIM (GK)
  • John OGU (+63')
  • Azubuike EGWUEKWE (+11')
  • Gambo MUHAMMAD (+71')
  • Solomon KWAMBE
  • Anthony UJAH
  • Michael BABATUNDE [Y]
  • Ogenyi ONAZI [A]
  • Emeka EZE
  • Nnamdi ODUAMADI
  • Francis BENJAMIN
Coach
Stephen KESHI (NGA)
Spain
    Line-up
  • Victor VALDES (GK)
  • Gerard PIQUE [Y]
  • INIESTA
  • XAVI (C)
  • Cesc FABREGAS (-54')
  • PEDRO (-75')
  • Roberto SOLDADO (-60')
  • SERGIO RAMOS
  • Sergio BUSQUETS
  • Alvaro ARBELOA [Y]
  • Jordi ALBA
    Substitute(s)
  • Iker CASILLAS (GK)
  • Pepe REINA (GK)
  • Raul ALBIOL
  • Javier MARTINEZ
  • Cesar AZPILICUETA
  • David VILLA (+75')
  • Fernando TORRES (+60')
  • Juan MATA
  • Nacho MONREAL
  • Santi CAZORLA [Y]
  • DAVID SILVA (+54')
  • Jesus NAVAS
Coach
Vicente DEL BOSQUE (ESP)
    Cautions
    Expulsions
    Additional time
  • First Half: 2'
  • Second Half: 3'
Nigeria (NGA)StatisticsSpain (ESP)
13Shots22
8Shots on goal17
11Fouls Committed3
5Corner kicks6
0Direct Free Kicks to Goal2
0Indirect Free Kicks to Goal0
0 / 0Penalty Kicks0 / 0
6Offsides1
0Own Goals0
0Cautions0
0Expulsions due to Second Caution0
0Direct Expulsions0
42%Possession (%)58%
27Actual playing time37
Budweiser Man of the Match: 18, Jordi ALBA (Spain)
a.e.t.:After extra time(C):CaptainPSO:Penalty Shoot-out
GK:GoalkeeperN:Not eligible to playI:Injured
Y:Yellow cardsPos:PositionsA:Absent

Have Your Say

  • Sunday Mba of Nigeria tangles with Gerard Pique of Spain
  • General View as the Assistant Referee runs
  • Fernando Torres of Spain scores their second goal with a header past Vincent Enyeama of Nigeria
  • Andres Iniesta of Spain competes for the ball with Azubuike Egwuekwe of Nigeria
  •  2014 World Cup Mascot Fuleco entertains the crowd
  • Pedro Rodriguez of Spain jumps with Uwa Elderson Echiejile of Nigeria