CHILE vs NIGERIA STARTING LINE-UPS
NiGERIA LINE UP
FT: Nigeria 5-1 Chile.
90+2- A Chilean goal by skipper Allande has been disallowed. Nigeria 5-1 Chile.
90+1- Lukman Zakari goes down and claims to have been fouled. No freekick, rather we have Chilean throw.
90-Captain Kelechi Nwakali misses this time. Its still 5-1 to Nigeria. Three minutes added to normal time.
88- Anumudu shot produces a corner. Now the Eaglets get another penalty. Osimhen nudged to the ground.
88- Chile number 20 shoots wide off target
85- GOAL! Victor Osimhen makes it 5-0. The striker leaps high to nod home John Lazarus' cross. His third goal in two games.
Funsho Bamgboye gets a straight red card for a bad tackle. 15 fouls committed by Nigeria, 9 by Chile.
80- Udoh is a contender for the Man of the Match in the game.
Kelechi Nwakali concedes a throw. Chile build from the rear again
77- Throw-in after a corner earlier for Chile. Udoh Akpan has been good in Nigerian goal.
75- Kingsley Michael with a low shot for Nigeria after exchange of passes. Chile threaten to score but Ejike Ikwu gets a freekick for Nigeria.
Chilean defenders clears a goal-bound shot! Nigeria still in control. Udochukwu Anumudu fires a shot but it goes out
73' Substitution for Nigeria – Micheal comes in to replace Agor
63- The two teams resort to long balls. Nigeria about to make a substitution. Meanwhile Bamgboye gets a freekick.
Diaz shots and gets a corner but the chances are wasted.
67- Udoh with a double save. Corner taken but the Nigerians counter. Funsho Bamgboye's shot is off target though.
65- Chukwueze receives medical attention. Osimhen steps up. Scores. Nigeria 4-0 Chile
63- Udoh sends a long punt. A penalty for Nigeria. Samuel Chukwueze brought down by Brian Leiva, who is booked.
The forward exchanged passes with Osimhen after a driving run, then takes out two defenders with a feigned shot and then fires a low left-footed shot.
63' Chile subs – Pinto comes in to replace Jara
GOAL! Samuel Chukwueze makes it 3-0 for Nigeria.
60- Victor Osimhen's cross across the goal eludes Chukwudi Agbor
57- Nwakali drags his shot wide after a cut back from Osimhen. The Eaglets should have been a corner then but they get it now thanks to Osimhen's effort.
59- Leiva's shot is parried out by the impressive Udoh.
Udoh saves a low shot on second attempt. Freekick to Chile now.
The Eaglets lose possession now but the ball is cleared awkwardly. Throw-in to Chile.
55' Nigeria makes substitution – Bbamgboye comes in off the bench to replace Ebere
54- John Lazarus with a brilliant tackle there. Nigeria's counter stopped.
49- Chukwudi Agbor is flagged offside. A throw-in to Chile now. They slice Nigeria's defence but get a double corner.
48- Victor Osimhen booked for a foul.
47- Chile's corner dealt with by the Nigerians who concede a throw-in.
45- The hosts are in control of things now but Allande, their skipper gets a freekick. And another. Zakari the culprit.
45- Kick off by Chile.
Chile had 54% ball possession in the first half while Nigeria had 46% ball possession.
Chile had 6 attempts, Nigeria had 9, with 2 each from teams on target.
Chile committed 5 fouls, Nigeria committed 6 fouls.
Udoh Akpan made 2 crucial saves, none was made by his opposite number, Lopez.
45- HT. Nigeria lead by 2-0. Goals from Samuel Chukwueze (1) and Kelechi Nwakali (pen, 17).
44- Leiva's cross shot whizzles out for goal kick.
43- Osimhen goes on a mazy run but the ball is stolen from him. Nigeria snuff out a Chilean counter attacking move.
42- Chile gets a corner. John Lazarus heads the ball out. But a shot from a Chilean is off target.
41- Victor Osimhen is fouled by Diego Gonzalez who is booked. Freekick Nigeria.
40- Throw-in to Chile but its Nigeria's turn now..
38- Yellow card to Udochukwu Anumudu for a foul. He will miss Croatia game. The freekick is headed out
36- Nigeria's corner punched away by Chilean keeper but now a throw-in to Chile
36' Chile make substitution – Leiva (in) comes off the bench to replace Soto (out)32' Chile try a shot on goal, but it is off-target.
30' Udoh makes a world class save to keep Nigeria's advantage in the game.
22- Jara comes close to pulling one back. Clatters into Akpan, who goes down on a heap. And stays down
22' Nigeria concede a free-kick following a challenge on a player from Chile.
17- Kelechi Nwakali steps up to convert Nigeria's penalty and second goal. 2-0 to Nigeria.
12' Nigeria concede a free-kick following a challenge on a player from Chile.
10' Nigeria try a shot on goal, but it is off-target.
8' Chile try a shot on goal, but it is off-target.
3- Chile get a throw-in but Nigeria in possession
2- Nigeria get a throw-in. They lose possession to Chile however.
1- Samuel Chukwueze scores for Nigeria in 30 seconds!
The steiker receives Victor Osimhen's cross and side foots into the net. 1-0.
1- Kick off by Nigeria. Chile have three players on the yellow card list, Nigeria have Udochukwu Anumudu yellow-carded.
The national anthems of Chile and Nigeria sang, the Nigerian anthem first to be rendered.
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