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Overview

Match summary

Koreans march on as Eagles crash

An up-and-down thriller in Durban eventually ended in a 2-2 draw between Korea Republic and Nigeria, sending the Asians into a last-16 meeting with Uruguay.

Match Highlights

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The final whistle sounds.
90'+ DONGJIN (in) comes off the bench to replace CHUYOUNG (out) (Korea Republic)
90'+SHITTU (Nigeria) commits a foul.
90'+OBINNA (Nigeria) sees an effort go off target.
90'OBINNA (Nigeria) sees an effort go off target.
88'ECHIEJILE (Nigeria) illegally handles the ball.
87' JAESUNG (in) comes off the bench to replace SUNGYUENG (out) (Korea Republic)
86'JISUNG (Korea Republic) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on UCHE (Nigeria).
83'SHITTU (Nigeria) is penalised after committing a foul.
81'OBINNA (Nigeria) sees an effort go off target.
80'MARTINS (Nigeria) sees an effort go off target.
79'JISUNG (Korea Republic) is ruled offside.
78'SUNGYUENG (Korea Republic) takes a corner kick.
78'ETUHU (Nigeria) is penalised after committing a foul.
77'JUNGSOO (Korea Republic) commits a foul.

Man of the Match

Midfielder

Statistics

Ball possession
45
%
55

Disciplinary

22Fouls Committed12
3Yellow cards1
0Red Cards0

Attacking

1Corners7
1Offsides2
0Free kicks0
6Saves1

Line-ups

Nigeria
NigeriaNGA
Korea Republic
Korea RepublicKOR
(GK)
(GK)
2
46' HT
4
(C) 57'
(C)
90'+3
70'
12
13
87'
17
Misses next match if booked
19
Misses next match if booked
19
Misses next match if booked 64'
20
22
SubstitutesSubstitutes
16
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
57'
64'
10
14
Not eligible to play
15
Misses next match if booked
87'
18
70'
90'+3
46' HT
23
CoachCoach
Lars Edvin LAGERBÄCK (SWE)Jungmoo HUH (KOR)

Match Facts

Durban

The city's "golden mile", a four kilometre stretch of beaches, restaurants and promenades, holds pride of place in culturally varied Durban.

Durban Stadium

  • Stadium nameDurban Stadium
  • CityDurban

Weather

  • Partly Cloudy Night
  • 18° CTemperature
  • 22 m/sWind
  • 87 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Olegário BENQUERENÇA
    Portugal
    PortugalPOR
  • Assistant Referee 1: Jose Manuel SILVA CARDINAL (POR)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Bertino MIRANDA (POR)
  • Fourth official: Marco RODRIGUEZ (MEX)

Groups

Group B
TeamsTeamsTeamsMPWDLGFGA+/-Pts
Argentina
ARG
33007169
Korea Republic
KOR
311156-14
Greece
GRE
310225-33
Nigeria
NGA
301235-21