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Overview

Match summary

Nigeria ease past hosts and into last 16

Holders Nigeria continued their impressive start to their FIFA U-17 World Cup title defence by completing a comprehensive 5-1 victory over hosts Chile and progressing to the knockout stages in the process.

Match Highlights

Quotes

It is not easy to play against the host. Chile has a god team, but today they lost against the best team. I believe they can qualify for the next round," Emmanuel Amuneke, Nigeria coach.

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Statistics

Ball possession
54
%
46

Attempts

18Attempts25
8On-Target10
7Off-Target8
3Blocked7

Disciplinary

11Fouls Committed15
3Yellow cards2
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards1

Attacking

12Corners4
1Offsides1
16Free kicks12
5Saves7

Line-ups

Chile
ChileCHI
Nigeria
NigeriaNGA
21
(GK)
1
(GK)
46' HT
Misses next match if booked
7
63'
Misses next match if booked
(C)
13
Misses next match if booked
(C)
14
12
72'
17
36'
14
19
Misses next match if booked
17
54'
SubstitutesSubstitutes
(GK)
(GK)
12
(GK)
21
(GK)
3
Absent
72'
54'
46' HT
11
63'
13
18
36'
19
18
CoachCoach
Miguel PONCE (CHI)Emmanuel AMUNEKE (NGA)

Match Facts

Vina Del Mar

Estadio Sausalito

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

Weather

  • Clear Night
  • 15° CTemperature
  • 14 m/sWind
  • 59 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Ruddy BUQUET
    France
    FranceFRA
  • Assistant Referee 1: Guillaume DEBART (FRA)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Cyril GRINGORE (FRA)
  • Fourth official: Abdulrahman AL JASSIM (QAT)

Groups

Group A
TeamsTeamsTeamsMPWDLGFGA+/-FPPPts
Nigeria
NGA
3201835-76
Croatia
CRO
3120541-35
Chile
CHI
311167-1-94
USA
USA
301238-5-71

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