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Match summary

Golden Eaglets soar into semi

Holders Nigeria cruised into the FIFA U-17 World Cup semi-finals after stunning Brazil with three goals in five first half minutes in a 3-0 victory.

Match Highlights

Quotes

"You have to give credit to my kids, who were tranquil and kept their cool to deal with the Brazil pressure and then scored at the right time. For them, to beat Brazil is a big confidence boost," Emmanuel Amuneke, Nigeria coach.

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Statistics

Ball possession
51
%
49

Attempts

21Attempts19
5On-Target8
11Off-Target8
5Blocked3

Disciplinary

11Fouls Committed14
2Yellow cards2
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0

Attacking

9Corners5
0Offsides4
18Free kicks11
5Saves5

Line-ups

Brazil
BrazilBRA
Nigeria
NigeriaNGA
(GK)
1
(GK)
Misses next match if booked
63'
63'
Misses next match if booked 61'
Misses next match if booked 90'
(C) 79'
13
Misses next match if booked
(C)
14
SubstitutesSubstitutes
12
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
21
(GK)
Misses next match if booked
3
Not eligible to play
90'
12
13
Misses next match if booked
63'
17
18
61' 78'
19
63'
19
20
79'
78'
CoachCoach
CARLOS AMADEU (BRA)Emmanuel AMUNEKE (NGA)

Match Facts

Vina Del Mar

Estadio Sausalito

  • Stadium nameEstadio Sausalito
  • CityVina Del Mar
  • Year constructed1929
  • Overall capacity23000

Weather

  • Sunny
  • 15° CTemperature
  • 11 m/sWind
  • 77 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Matej JUG
    Slovenia
    SloveniaSVN
  • Assistant Referee 1: Matej ZUNIC (SVN)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Gregor ROJKO (SVN)
  • Fourth official: Martin STROMBERGSSON (SWE)

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