Teams

  • Nigeria book last-four date

    Nigeria book last-four date

    Goals from Peter Odemwingie and Victor Obinna earned Nigeria a 2-0 win over Côte d'Ivoire and a semi-final appointment with Belgium.

  • Gervinho: The Brazilian Elephant

    Gervinho: The Brazilian Elephant

    FIFA.com catches up with Côte d'Ivoire captain Gervinho, who talks hairstyles, nicknames and Nigeria with the help of a special interpreter!
First stage - Group A
07 August CIV1:2 (0:1)ARG
10 August SRB2:4 (1:2)CIV
13 August CIV1:0 (0:0)AUS
Quarter-finals
16 August NGA2:0 (1:0)CIV

Standings

TeamMPGFGAPts
ARG3519
CIV3646
AUS3131
SRB3371
  • Ivory Coast player Sekou Cisse (L) fight for the ball with Maurice Edu of the US
  • Côte d'Ivoire lost opener 2-1 to Argentina
  • Salomon Kalou of Cote D'Ivoire celebrates his goal against Australia.
  • Nigeria's Victor Obinna (L) celebrates with teammate Efe Ambrose (R) after scored
  • Nigerian players celebrate after scoring against Ivory Coast at The Olympics Games Beijing 2008
  • Peter Odemwingie (R) of Nigeria vies with Brou Angoua (L) of Ivory Coast during Olympics Games
  • Nigeria's Efe Ambrose (#15), Chinedu Ogbuke Obasi (2nd R) and Victor Obinna (R) celebrate
  • Nigeria played Côte d' Ivoire in the quarter-final clash at the Qinhuangdao Olympic Sports Center Stadium
  • Nigeria played Côte d' Ivoire in the quarter-final clash at the Qinhuangdao Olympic Sports Center Stadium

Statistics

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Tournaments
Olympic Football Tournament Final All editions