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Overview

Match summary

Nigeria get into gear against Korea DPR

A spirited second-half display saw Nigeria get their FIFA U-20 World Cup back on the rails as the romped to a 4-0 win over Korea DPR.

Match Highlights

Quotes

"It's not all about winning, but it's about entertaining the crowd, and that's something that our side did." Manu Garba, Nigeria coach

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19:50
The final whistle sounds.
19:45
89'Nigeria concede a free-kick following a challenge on a player from Korea DPR.
19:45
89'Korea DPR strike their free-kick wide.
19:42
86'A player from Korea DPR commits a foul.
19:41
85'Korea DPR concede a free-kick following a challenge on a player from Nigeria.
19:40
84' K. SONG SUN (in) comes off the bench to replace J. KWANG MYONG (out) (Korea DPR)
19:40
83' Z. BELLO (Nigeria) is yellow carded.
19:39
83'A player from Nigeria commits a foul.
19:37
80' S. ISAAC (Nigeria) scores!!
19:34
78'A player from Korea DPR is adjudged to be in an offside position.

Statistics

Ball possession
52
%
48

Attempts

19Attempts8
10On-Target1
7Off-Target4
2Blocked3

Disciplinary

11Fouls Committed19
1Yellow cards1
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0

Attacking

4Corners0
2Offsides2
21Free kicks13
1Saves6

Line-ups

Nigeria
NigeriaNGA
Korea DPR
Korea DPRPRK
(GK)
(GK)
(C)
Misses next match if booked
77'
35'
84'
70'
(C)
SubstitutesSubstitutes
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
77'
35'
11
70'
Injured
17
84'
CoachCoach
Manu GARBA (NGA)AN Ye Gun (PRK)

Match Facts

New Plymouth

Stadium Taranaki

Weather

  • Partly Cloudy
  • 13° CTemperature
  • 16 m/sWind
  • 78 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Mauro VIGLIANO
    Argentina
    ArgentinaARG
  • Assistant Referee 1: Ezequiel BRAILOVSKY (ARG)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Ivan NUNEZ (ARG)
  • Fourth official: Matthew CONGER (NZL)

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