The last time both teams met was on March 3, 2010 in a friendly at the Abuja National stadium. Nigeria won 5-2.
90+3- The game ends 2-0 in favour of DR Congo.
90+2- Moses Simon wins a throw-in for Nigeria from his runs down the left flank
89- Alex Iwobi wins the Super Eagles two corners in succession, the first from a good shot.
86- Mikel gives away the ball after a promising dribbling run
85- Emmanuel Emenike wins Nigeria a freekick but his effort is wasted
82- The Eagles are in control now but a poor cross is scooped away by a DR Congo defender.
77- Corner to DR Congo but it goes out for a Nigerian goal kick.
77- Emmanuel Emenike wins Nigeria a freekick but Mikel loses it. This however leads to a DR Congo freekick
75- Nwankwo Obiora fouls Yannick Bolasie at the edge of the Nigerian box. His shot is blocked
73- With 17 minutes left on the clock, the scanty crowd in Vise are now sensing a win for the central Africans. Freekick to Nigeria
72- Nwankwo Obiora loses the ball in midfield and from a DR Congo attack, the central Africans get a corner.
70- Moses Simon cross is kicked off
68- Emmanuel Emenike's looping header from a Mikel cross goes over the bar.
Yannick Bolasie goes on a mazy run but checked by Shehu Abdullahi
67- Bolasie goes to the ground from an Ogenyi Onazi challenge but the referee's wag of the finger tells the story
65- Mikel takes up the job of running at the DR Congo defence but his promising run fails to yield a result as his final touch, a shot is saved. He wins a freekick now
60- Freekick to DR Congo. A clumsy touch thankfully was not disastrous but its throw-in for the Congolese.
59- Yannick Bolasie shows footwork then shoots but the effort is way wide off target
57- Alex Iwobi makes his debut for Nigeria, introduced in place of Ahmed Musa
54- Mikel's pass let's him down. Freekick to DR Congo
52- The ref calls Emmanuel Emenike for some words.
Mandada saves from a left sided attacking move from Nigeria
50- Mikel's corner is poor but thankfully the Nigerians still in possession
48- Throw-in to DR Congo. Now a corner to Congo but soon concede a freekick
47- Shehu Abdullahi wins a contest against Yannick Bolasie
45- Nigeria kick off the 2nd half
HT: DR Congo 2-0 Nigeria
45- Nigeria regain possession. Mikel's shot is deflected for a corner. The chance is not however utilised. Throw-in DR Congo. The referee ends the first half.
42- Odion Ighalo and the DR Congo keeper, Mandada, collide and the latter receives medical attention
40- John Mikel Obi is fouled after Sylvester Igboun threatened to unleash a powerful shot which is blocked.
The freekick is punched away and its corner to Nigeria.
36- A DR Congo player is fouled now. Yannick Bolasie's kick is kicked out by the Eagles defence but within seconds threaten again. The ball is nodded out
35- Elderson Echiejile concedes a throw-in.
The Eagles were guilty of ball watching and allow DR Congo forward to sweep home.
33- Ogenyi Onazi aims at the far post with a chipped lob but the ball goes off target
31- GOAL!! DR Congo scores a second goal!
29- Throw-in to DR Congo, and now Nigeria's turn within seconds
28- Sylvester Igbonu wins an aerial battle but loses the ball
27- John Mikel Obi drives forward with the ball but his shot fails to trouble the DR Congo keeper
25- Throw-in to the Super Eagles. The Nigerians attack from the right wing but the ball goes out for a DR Congo goal-kick.
21- Ahmed Musa's cross was laid unto the path of Sylvester Igbonu by Rabiu Ibrahim but he slides his shot off target
18- John Mikel Obi loses the ball but recovers it again
17- DR Congo lose possession to Nigeria after a free kick.
14- Throw-in to Nigeria but now concede to their opponents
12- Ikeme picks up the ball from a weak shot. Nigeria are building up from the rear
10- DR Congo win a freekick but lose possession to the Super Eagles
8- DR Congo 1-0 Nigeria. Congo keeper Mandada gathers a tame shot by Rabiu Ibrahim on a second attempt.
6- GOAL! DR Congo scores through D. Mbokani
4- Ogenyi Onazi's pass intercepted. The Congo keeper catches a shot at the second attempt
2- The Eagles attack again
1- Nigeria gets the first goal kick. Carl Ikeme kicks out the ball. The Congo defenders clear their lines and are now in possession
1- DR Congo kick off
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