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Overview

Match summary

Awoniyi brace sets up Germany showdown

Nigeria have set up a mouth-watering last-16 meeting with Germany after beating Hungary 2-0 to leapfrog the Magyars into second place in Group E.

Match Highlights

Quotes

"We wanted to score more, but still I'm happy with the 2-0 result. The Hungarians play more from the wings but we were able to control the game and the outcome." Manu Garba, Nigeria coach

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19:49
The final whistle sounds.
19:48
90'+A player from Hungary commits a foul.
19:48
90'+Hungary swing in the corner.
19:47
90'+Hungary swing in the corner.
19:46
90'+Nigeria are penalised after committing a foul.
19:45
90' POPOV (Hungary) is yellow carded.
19:45
90'A player from Hungary commits a foul.
19:43
88'Nigeria concede a free-kick following a challenge on a player from Hungary.
19:42
87'Hungary are ruled offside.
19:39
84'The goalkeeper of Nigeria pulls off a save.

Statistics

Ball possession
51
%
49

Attempts

10Attempts16
5On-Target8
1Off-Target4
4Blocked4

Disciplinary

11Fouls Committed15
1Yellow cards0
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0

Attacking

4Corners7
1Offsides2
17Free kicks12
6Saves5

Line-ups

Hungary
HungaryHUN
Nigeria
NigeriaNGA
(GK)
(GK)
Misses next match if booked
(C)
(C)
Misses next match if booked
46' HT
62'
66'
82'
66'
18
74'
Misses next match if booked
SubstitutesSubstitutes
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
Not eligible to play
66'
Absent
82'
66'
11
8
46' HT
Injured
19
62'
17
20
74'
CoachCoach
Bernd STORCK (GER)Manu GARBA (NGA)

Match Facts

New Plymouth

Stadium Taranaki

Weather

  • Partly Cloudy Night
  • 12° CTemperature
  • 15 m/sWind
  • 76 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Roddy ZAMBRANO
    Ecuador
    EcuadorECU
  • Assistant Referee 1: Luis VERA (ECU)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Juan Carlos MACIAS FRANCO (ECU)
  • Fourth official: Armando CASTRO (HON)

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