Matches

17/06/201017 - WeatherClear
2:1 (1:1)
  • Dimitrios SALPINGIDIS (44')
  • Vasileios TOROSIDIS (71')
  • Kalu UCHE (16')
First stage
Greece - Nigeria
2:1 (1:1)
Match
Date
Time
Venue / Stadium
Attendance
1917 June 2010 16:00Mangaung/Bloemfontein / Free State Stadium31593
Match Officials
Referee
Oscar Julian RUIZ ACOSTA (COL)
Assistant Referee 1
Abraham GONZALEZ (COL)
Fourth Official
Joel Antonio AGUILAR CHICAS (SLV)
Assistant Referee 2
Humberto CLAVIJO (COL)
Match Commissioner
Rignaal FRANCISCA (CUW)
Fifth Official
William Alexander TORRES MEJIA (SLV)
    Goals scored
  • Kalu UCHE (NGA) 16',
  • Dimitrios SALPINGIDIS (GRE) 44',
  • Vasileios TOROSIDIS (GRE) 71'
Greece
    Line-up
  • Alexandros TZORVAS (GK)
  • Alexandros TZIOLIS
  • Avraam PAPADOPOULOS
  • Georgios KARAGOUNIS (C)
  • Loukas VYNTRA
  • Dimitrios SALPINGIDIS
  • Vasileios TOROSIDIS [Y]
  • Sotirios KYRGIAKOS
  • Theofanis GEKAS (-79')
  • Socratis PAPASTATHOPOULOS (-37')
  • Konstantinos KATSOURANIS
    Substitute(s)
  • Konstantinos CHALKIAS (GK)
  • Michail SIFAKIS (GK)
  • Giourkas SEITARIDIS
  • Christos PATSATZOGLOU
  • Nikos SPIROPOULOS
  • Vangelis MORAS
  • Georgios SAMARAS (+37')
  • Angelos CHARISTEAS
  • Sotiris NINIS (+79')
  • Pantelis KAPETANOS
  • Stelios MALEZAS
  • Athanasios PRITTAS [I]
Coach
Otto REHHAGEL (GER)
Nigeria
    Line-up
  • Vincent ENYEAMA (GK)
  • Joseph YOBO (C)
  • Taye TAIWO (-55')
  • Danny SHITTU
  • Yakubu AYEGBENI
  • Peter ODEMWINGIE (-46' HT)
  • Kalu UCHE
  • Sani KAITA
  • Lukman HARUNA [Y]
  • Chidi ODIAH
  • Dickson ETUHU
    Substitute(s)
  • Austine EJIDE (GK)
  • Dele AIYENUGBA (GK)
  • Nwankwo KANU
  • Rabiu AFOLABI (+77')
  • John UTAKA
  • Obafemi MARTINS
  • Brown IDEYE
  • Yussuf AYILA
  • Victor OBINNA
  • Chinedu OGBUKE OBASI (+46' HT)
  • Uwa ECHIEJILE (+55')(-77')
  • Dele ADELEYE
Coach
Lars Edvin LAGERBÄCK (SWE)
    Cautions
  • Socratis PAPASTATHOPOULOS (GRE) 15'
  • , Alexandros TZIOLIS (GRE) 59'
  • , Georgios SAMARAS (GRE) 88'
  • , Chinedu OGBUKE OBASI (NGA) 89'
    Expulsions
  • Sani KAITA (NGA) 33'
    Additional time
  • First Half: 2'
  • Second Half: 4'
Greece (GRE)StatisticsNigeria (NGA)
22Shots9
11Shots on goal4
13Fouls Committed15
11Corner kicks3
0Direct Free Kicks to Goal3
0Indirect Free Kicks to Goal0
0 / 0Penalty Kicks0 / 0
3Offsides0
0Own Goals0
3Cautions1
0Expulsions due to Second Caution0
0Direct Expulsions1
56%Possession (%)44%
0Actual playing time0
Budweiser Man of the Match: 1, Vincent ENYEAMA (Nigeria)
a.e.t.:After extra time(C):CaptainPSO:Penalty Shoot-out
GK:GoalkeeperN:Not eligible to playI:Injured
Y:Yellow cardsPos:PositionsA:Absent

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