Matches

    First stage
    Nigeria - Japan
    2:0 (0:0)
    Match
    Date
    Venue / Stadium
    Time
    Attendance
    1623 July 1996 Orlando / Citrus Bowl20:3028000
      Goals scored
    • Tadahiro AKIBA (JPN) 83' Own goal,
    • Jay Jay OKOCHA (NGA) 90' Penalty goal
    Nigeria
      Line-up
    • Joseph DOSU (GK)
    • Celestine BABAYARO
    • Taribo WEST
    • Nwankwo KANU (-88')
    • Uche OKECHUKWU
    • Emmanuel AMUNIKE (-73')
    • Tijani BABANGIDA
    • Jay Jay OKOCHA
    • Daniel AMOKACHI
    • Sunday OLISEH
    • Mobi OPARAKU
      Substitute(s)
    • Emmanuel BABAYARO
    • Wilson ORUMA
    • Teslim FATUSI
    • Victor IKPEBA (+88')
    • Abiodon OBAFEMI
    • Garba LAWAL (+73')
    • Kingsley OBIEKWU
    Coach
    Jo BONFRERE (NED)
    Japan
      Line-up
    • Yoshikatsu KAWAGUCHI (GK)
    • Hiroyuki SHIRAI
    • Hideto SUZUKI
    • Makoto TANAKA (-72')
    • Toshihiro HATTORI (-87')
    • Masakiyo MAEZONO
    • Teruyoshi ITO
    • Shoji JO
    • Naoki MATSUDA
    • Hidetoshi NAKATA
    • Ryuji MICHIKI
      Substitute(s)
    • Yuyi HIRONAGA (+87')
    • Akihiro ENDO
    • Shigeru MORIOKA
    • Kenichi UEMURA
    • Tadahiro AKIBA (+72')
    • Yoshika MATSUBARA
    • Takashi SHIMODA
    Coach
    Akira NISHINO (JPN)
      Cautions
    • Ryuji MICHIKI (JPN) 54'
    • , Mobi OPARAKU (NGA) 65'
    • , Shoji JO (JPN) 72'
    • , Celestine BABAYARO (NGA) 82'
    • , Masakiyo MAEZONO (JPN) 86'
      Sent off
    Match Officials
    Referee
    Pierluigi COLLINA (ITA)
    Assistant Referee 1
    Luis TORRES ZUNIGA (CRC)
    Assistant Referee 2
    Nelly VIENNOT (FRA)
    a.e.t.:After extra time(C):CaptainPSO:Penalty Shoot-out
    GK:GoalkeeperN:Not eligible to playI:Injured
    Y:Misses next match if bookedPos:PositionsA:Absent

    Tournaments
    Olympic Football Tournament Final All editions