Mane Garrincha - Brasilia 30/06/2014 - 18:00CET (13:00 local time)

Round of 16

France - Nigeria
2-0
 

France - Nigeria 2-0 - 30/06/2014 - Match page - FIFA World Cup 2014

Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
  • Substitution
    90+3
    Sissoko (in) - Valbuena (out) (France)
  • Goal
    90+1
    Yobo (Nigeria) scores an own goal.
    Mathieu Valbuena is the provider from the right once more, putting in a cross that Joseph Yobo, under pressure from Antoine Griezmann, put into his own net.
  • 90+1
    Valbuena (France) takes the corner.
  • 90
    Benzema (France) delivers the corner.
  • Substitution
    89
    Nwofor (in) - Moses (out) (Nigeria)
  • 89
    Gabriel (Nigeria) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Matuidi (France).
  • 87
    Valbuena (France) delivers the corner.
  • 86
    Odemwingie (Nigeria) delivers the corner.
  • 85
    Moses (Nigeria) has a shot blocked.
  • 85
    Valbuena (France) delivers the corner.
  • 84
    Enyeama (Nigeria) makes a save.
  • 84
    Griezmann (France) has an effort on goal.
  • 82
    Gabriel (Nigeria) fouls.
  • Goal
    79
    Pogba (France) scores!
    Vincent Enyeama can only divert Mathieu Valbuena's corner into the path of Paul Pogba, who loops a header into an empty net.
  • 79
    Valbuena (France) delivers the corner.
  • 79
    Enyeama (Nigeria) makes a save.
  • 79
    Benzema (France) has an effort on goal.
  • 79
    Valbuena (France) takes the free-kick.
  • 78
    Mikel (Nigeria) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Pogba (France).
  • 77
    Cabaye (France) misses the target.
  • 77
    Valbuena (France) delivers the corner.
  • 76
    Koscielny (France) has a shot blocked.
  • 76
    Valbuena (France) delivers the corner.
  • 74
    Pogba (France) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Mikel (Nigeria).
  • 73
    Benzema (France) misses the target.
  • 71
    Griezmann (France) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Ambrose (Nigeria).
  • 70
    Enyeama (Nigeria) makes a save.
  • 70
    Benzema (France) has an effort on goal.
    Karim Benzema comes alive in the penalty area after a one-two with Antoine Griezmann, but Vincent Enyeama smothers the ball.
  • 69
    Odemwingie (Nigeria) delivers the corner.
  • 68
    Musa (Nigeria) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Matuidi (France).
  • 66
    Valbuena (France) takes the free-kick.
  • 66
    Odemwingie (Nigeria) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Evra (France).
  • 64
    Lloris (France) makes a save.
  • 64
    Odemwingie (Nigeria) has an effort on goal.
    It is mostly one-way traffic from Nigeria as Peter Odemwingie cuts inside and drills a left-footed shot into the chest of Hugo Lloris.
  • 64
    Moses (Nigeria) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Varane (France).
  • Substitution
    62
    Griezmann (in) - Giroud (out) (France)
  • 60
    Emenike (Nigeria) misses the target.
    After a spell of patient probing, Emmanuel Emenike picks up possession and fires high and wide of the target.
  • Substitution
    59
    Gabriel (in) - Onazi (out) (Nigeria)
  • 59
    Debuchy (France) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Moses (Nigeria).
  • 58
    Odemwingie (Nigeria) delivers the corner.
  • Yellow Card
    55
    Matuidi (France) is shown a yellow card.
  • 55
    Matuidi (France) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Onazi (Nigeria).
  • 52
    Emenike (Nigeria) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 51
    Valbuena (France) delivers the corner.
  • 48
    Odemwingie (Nigeria) delivers the corner.
  • 47
    Oshaniwa (Nigeria) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Valbuena (France).
  • Start Time
    The second half begins.
  • End Time
    The referee blows for half-time.
    Pure and precise in possession, Nigeria have nonetheless struggled to create any clear-cut opportunities. Those have fallen to France, with Paul Pobba and Mathieu Debuchy both coming close to breaking the deadlock.
  • 45+3
    Giroud (France) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Enyeama (Nigeria).
  • 45+3
    Valbuena (France) takes the free-kick.
  • 45+2
    Onazi (Nigeria) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Valbuena (France).
  • 45
    Moses (Nigeria) fouls.
  • 44
    Lloris (France) makes a save.
  • 44
    Emenike (Nigeria) has an effort on goal.
  • 40
    Debuchy (France) misses the target.
    Mathieu Valbuena collects Blaise Matuidi's pass on the right and squares the ball into the path of the onrushing Mathieu Debuchy, who powers a shot narrowly wide.
  • 38
    Musa (Nigeria) delivers the corner.
  • 35
    Cabaye (France) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 34
    Debuchy (France) misses the target.
  • 32
    Valbuena (France) delivers the corner.
  • 31
    Odemwingie (Nigeria) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Lloris (France).
  • 31
    Musa (Nigeria) delivers the corner.
  • 30
    Odemwingie (Nigeria) has a shot blocked.
    Peter Odemwingie, so assured in possession, shows fleet of foot to create a shooting opportunity on the edge of the box, but his effort is charged down.
  • 29
    Valbuena (France) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Mikel (Nigeria).
  • 27
    Mikel (Nigeria) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Cabaye (France).
  • 27
    Musa (Nigeria) delivers the corner.
  • 26
    Moses (Nigeria) fouls.
  • 25
    Odemwingie (Nigeria) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Lloris (France).
  • 24
    Onazi (Nigeria) has a shot blocked.
  • 24
    Musa (Nigeria) delivers the corner.
  • 23
    Valbuena (France) delivers the corner.
  • 23
    Valbuena (France) delivers the corner.
  • 22
    Enyeama (Nigeria) makes a save.
  • 22
    Pogba (France) has an effort on goal.
    After combining cleverly with Mathieu Valbuena, midfielder Paul Pobga fires a volley towards goal, but Vincent Enyeama is his equal, tipping the ball behind.
  • 22
    Giroud (France) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Onazi (Nigeria).
  • 22
    Matuidi (France) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Oshaniwa (Nigeria).
  • 20
    Benzema (France) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 20
    Oshaniwa (Nigeria) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Valbuena (France).
  • 19
    Emenike (Nigeria) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 18
    Pogba (France) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Moses (Nigeria).
  • 17
    Emenike (Nigeria) misses the target.
  • 17
    Mikel (Nigeria) takes the free-kick.
  • 16
    Matuidi (France) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Odemwingie (Nigeria).
  • 15
    Giroud (France) misses the target.
    Olivier Giroud takes receipt of Mathieu Valbuena's cut-back and lashes wide of the near post.
  • 14
    Odemwingie (Nigeria) takes the free-kick.
  • 13
    Varane (France) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Emenike (Nigeria).
  • 9
    Odemwingie (Nigeria) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Matuidi (France).
  • 8
    Cabaye (France) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Emenike (Nigeria).
  • 7
    Giroud (France) misses the target.
  • 5
    Valbuena (France) delivers the corner.
  • 4
    Musa (Nigeria) delivers the corner.
  • Start Time
    The match is under way.

Legend:

  • Goals
    Goals
  • Own goal
    Own goal
  • Converted penalty
    Converted penalty
  • Missed penalty
    Missed penalty
  • Red cards
    Red cards
  • Yellow cards
    Yellow cards
  • Second yellow card
    Second yellow card
  • Substitution
    Substitution
 

Match statistics

France
Nigeria

2

Goals scored

0

12

Total attempts

7

5

Attempts on target

2

6

off target

2

4

blocked

2

1

against woodwork

0

12

Corners

9

2

Offsides

2

1

Yellow cards

0

0

Red Cards

0

12

Fouls committed

15

12

Fouls suffered

12

Standings

  
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