13/08/2008
2:1 (1:0)
    First stage
    Nigeria - USA
    2:1 (1:0)
    Match
    Date
    Venue / Stadium
    Time
    Attendance
    1813 August 2008 Beijing / Workers' Stadium17:0048096
      Goals scored
    • Promise ISAAC (NGA) 39',
    • Victor OBINNA (NGA) 79',
    • Sacha KLJESTAN (USA) 88' Penalty goal
    Nigeria
      Line-up
    • Ambruse VANZEKIN (GK)
    • Chibuzor OKONKWO
    • Dele ADELEYE
    • Monday JAMES
    • Chinedu OGBUKE OBASI
    • Sani KAITA
    • Victor OBINNA
    • Promise ISAAC (-73')
    • Solomon OKORONKWO (-68')
    • Ebenezer AJILORE (-85')
    • Efe AMBROSE
      Substitute(s)
    • Onyekachi APAM
    • Olubayo ADEFEMI
    • Peter ODEMWINGIE (+68')
    • Victor ANICHEBE (+73')
    • Emmanuel EKPO (+85')
    • Ikechukwu EZENWA
    • Oladapo OLUFEMI
    Coach
    Samson SIASIA (NGA)
    USA
      Line-up
    • Brad GUZAN (GK)
    • Marvell WYNNE
    • Michael OROZCO
    • Maurice EDU
    • Stuart HOLDEN (-77')
    • Danny SZETELA (-68')
    • Jozy ALTIDORE (-46')
    • Robbie ROGERS
    • Michael PARKHURST
    • Sacha KLJESTAN
    • Brian McBRIDE
      Substitute(s)
    • Chris SEITZ
    • Michael BRADLEY
    • Dax McCARTY (+68')
    • Charlie DAVIES (+77')
    • Benny FEILHABER (+46')
    • Freddy ADU
    • Patrick IANNI
    Coach
    Peter NOWAK (POL)
      Cautions
    • Benny FEILHABER (USA) 60'
    • , Ambruse VANZEKIN (NGA) 87'
      Sent off
    • Michael OROZCO (USA) 3'
    Match Officials
    Referee
    Wolfgang STARK (GER)
    Assistant Referee 1
    Volker WEZEL (GER)
    Fourth Official
    Khalil AL GHAMDI (KSA)
    Assistant Referee 2
    Jan-Hendrik SALVER (GER)
    a.e.t.:After extra time(C):CaptainPSO:Penalty Shoot-out
    GK:GoalkeeperN:Not eligible to playI:Injured
    Y:Misses next match if bookedPos:PositionsA:Absent
    DF:DefenderMF:MidfielderMinP:Minutes played
    GF:Goals forGA:Goals againstPK (PG/PS):Penalty Kicks (Goals/Shots)
    FC:Fouls CommittedR:Red Cards
    FW:ForwardSOG/S:Shots on TargetY:
    2YC:
    Yellow cards
    Second yellow card and red card