Matches

06/09/2007102 - WeatherRain
3:1 (2:1)
  • Macauley CHRISANTUS (10')
  • Yakubu ALFA (18')
  • Kabiru AKINSOLA (90'+4)
  • Toni KROOS (33')

Summary

Golden Eaglets reach the final
Goals from Macauley Chrisantus, Yakubu Alfa, and Kabiru Akinsola helped Nigeria seal a hard-fought 3-1 victory over Germany in Suwon. More »

Line-ups

12
12
2
3
3
4
5
5
6
6
9
9
10
10
11
11
13
16
16
18
20
20

Substitute(s)

1
1
21
21
4
2
7
7
8
8
14
13
15
14
17
15
18
17
19
19

Coaches

Yemi TELLA (NGA)
(GER) Heiko HERRLICH

Officials

Referee: Joel AGUILAR (SLV)Assistant Referee 1: Roberto GIRON (HON)Assistant Referee 2: Daniel Anel WILLIAMSON (PAN)Fourth official: Olegário BENQUERENÇA (POR)

Statistics

16Shots10
6Corner kicks4
1Yellow cards1
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
42%Possession (%)58%
  • Nigeria - Germany
  • Nigeria - Germany
  • Nigeria - Germany
  • Nigeria - Germany
  • Nigeria - Germany
  • Nigeria - Germany
Yemi Tella (NGA), Nigeria coach
"I'm very happy because we won against Germany, who are a very good side and scored a lot of goals so far. We played very well in the first half and I think the turning point of the game was the tenth minute when we scored the first goal."