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02/09/2007102 - WeatherRain
0:2 (0:2)
  • Lukman HARUNA (33' PEN)
  • Macauley CHRISANTUS (45'+2)

Summary

Nigeria maintain excellent progress
Inspired by potent striker Macauley Chrisantus, the Africans defeated Argentina 2-0 in Cheonan to book a place in the last four. More »

Line-ups

1
12
2
2
6
4
7
5
8
9
10
10
13
11
14
13
16
15
18
16
19
20

Substitute(s)

12
1
21
21
3
3
4
6
5
7
9
8
11
14
15
17
17
18
20
19

Coaches

Miguel Angel TOJO (ARG)
(NGA) Yemi TELLA

Officials

Referee: Matthew Christopher BREEZE (AUS)Assistant Referee 1: Matthew James CREAM (AUS)Assistant Referee 2: Jim OULIARIS (AUS)Fourth official: Bertrand LAYEC (FRA)

Statistics

12Shots17
8Corner kicks9
1Yellow cards0
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
47%Possession (%)53%
  • Argentina - Nigeria
  • Argentina - Nigeria
  • Argentina - Nigeria
  • Argentina - Nigeria
  • Argentina - Nigeria
  • Argentina - Nigeria
Yemi Tella (NGA), Nigeria coach
"I'm incredibly happy and give thanks to God for everything. Argentina were a lot tougher to beat than the result suggests. They were at their most dangerous from set pieces, but we were very well prepared for that. We'll take whoever comes as our next opponents. "