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12/07/2007
1:2 (1:1)
  • Rodgers KOLA (33')
  • Uwa ECHIEJILE (3')
  • Chukwuma AKABUEZE (57')

Summary

Nigeria edge all-African duel
The Flying Eagles of Nigeria soared into the last eight of Canada 2007 with a hard-fought 2-1 win over Zambia in Ottawa. More »

Line-up

1
21
3
2
4
3
7
4
8
6
10
8
12
10
14
14
18
15
19
17
20
20

Substitute(s)

16
1
21
12
2
5
6
7
9
9
11
11
13
13
15
16
17
18
5
19

Coaches

George LWANDAMINA (ZAM)
(NGA) Ladan BOSSO

Officials

Referee: Wolfgang STARK (GER)Assistant Referee 1: Jan-Hendrik SALVER (GER)Assistant Referee 2: Volker WEZEL (GER)Fourth official: Terry VAUGHN (USA)

Statistics

20Shots22
7Corner kicks9
0Yellow cards1
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
45%Possession (%)55%
  • Zambia - Nigeria
  • Zambia - Nigeria
  • Zambia-Nigeria
  • Zambia-Nigeria
  • Zambia-Nigeria
  • Zambia-Nigeria
Chukwuma Akabueze: "I'm very happy to have scored. I'm always trying to catch keepers out from distance, but it hadn't worked for me until now. We want to win the title."