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

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) takes the corner.
  • Substitution
    89
    Nwofor (in) - Moses (out) (Nigeria)
  • 89
    Gabriel (Nigeria) is penalised for a foul on Matuidi (France).
  • 87
    Valbuena (France) takes the corner.
  • 86
    Odemwingie (Nigeria) takes the corner.
  • 85
    Moses (Nigeria) has a shot blocked.
  • 85
    Valbuena (France) takes 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) takes 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 booked.
  • 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

Lineups

France

France

Nigeria

Nigeria

1Lloris (GK) (C)1Enyeama (GK)
2Debuchy2Yobo (C)
90+1
3Evra5Ambrose
4Varane7Musa
6Cabaye8Odemwingie
8Valbuena
90+3
9Emenike
9Giroud
62
10Mikel
10Benzema11Moses
89
14Matuidi
55
13Oshaniwa
19Pogba
79
17Onazi
59
21Koscielny22Omeruo

Substitutes

16Ruffier (GK)16Ejide (GK)
23Landreau (GK)21Agbim (GK)
5Sakho3Uzoenyi
7Cabella4Gabriel
59
11Griezmann
62
6Egwuekwe
12Mavuba12Odunlami
13Mangala14Oboabona
15Sagna15Azeez
17Digne19Nwofor
89
18Sissoko
90+3
20Uchebo
20Rémy23Sh. Ameobi
22Schneiderlin

Coaches

Didier Deschamps (FRA) Stephen Keshi (NGA)

Referee

Mark Geiger (USA)

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