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Overview

Match summary

Nigeria edge all-African duel

The Flying Eagles of Nigeria soared into the last eight of Canada 2007 with a hard-fought 2-1 win over Zambia in Ottawa.

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Statistics

Ball possession
46
%
54

Attempts

20Attempts22
10On-Target11
7Off-Target9

Disciplinary

21Fouls Committed16
0Yellow cards1
0Red Cards0

Attacking

7Corners9
3Offsides0
24Free kicks16
0Saves0

Line-ups

Zambia
ZambiaZAM
Nigeria
NigeriaNGA
(GK)
21
(GK)
37'
8
(C)
12
(C) 61'
10
81'
18
15
19
17
20
72'
20
SubstitutesSubstitutes
16
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
12
(GK)Absent
Not eligible to play
81'
11
11
72'
13
37'
16
15
61'
18
17
19
CoachCoach
George LWANDAMINA (ZAM)Ladan BOSSO (NGA)

Match Facts

Ottawa

SSI Err

Lansdowne Stadium

SSI Err

Weather

  • Partly Cloudy
  • 23° CTemperature
  • 50 m/sWind
  • 45 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Wolfgang STARK
    Germany
    GermanyGER
  • Assistant Referee 1: Jan-Hendrik SALVER (GER)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Volker WEZEL (GER)
  • Fourth official: Terry VAUGHN (USA)

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