FT Australia 2-0 Nigeria
90- 4 minutes added. Throw for Nigeria but inexplicably the final whistle sounds after a minute of added time played!
89- Dike's cross shot is tame. Time almost running out for Nigeria. Ngozi Okobi fouled. Freekick Nigeria which wins a throw for Nigeria.
85- Kyah Simon goes off for Michelle Heyman
83- Oshoala's shot misses target by whiskers. She is however replaced by Courtney Dike
82- Ball hits Nigeria's woodwork; lucky not to concede another
80- Ball Possession: Australia 52-48 Nigeria. Score still 2-0 to the Aussies.
80- Precious Dede pulls an instinctive save to keep the scoreline at 2-0
75- Samantha Kerr elbowed by Helen Njoku but the ref did not see the incident. Player receives treatment, others get water break
74- Ordega is writhing in pain from a foul as Okobi's cross is not followed by a teammate
73- Oshoala's decision to shot is not bad but its execution was poor
The Falcons thought they had played the Aussies offside but Simon on a half volley smashes the ball home with Dede left without a defender in sight.
70- Nkwocha's freekick goes wide; Oshoala closest to heading it
68- GOAL! Kyah Simon scores another goal to make it 2-0. Poor Nigerian defending there
65- The Falcons lose initiative; Australia win a freekick. Butt fouled by Njoku. The ball glides off the shin of an Aussie.
62- Ebere's cross eludes teammates. Australia's counter checked now but Okobi loses ball. Ayinde still receiving treatment.
59- J. Chukwunonye yellow carded. Freekick Australia. The fierce effort goes off target
58- Oshoala's control let's her down. Failed chance for Nigeria!
52- Perpetua Nkwocha on; Desire Oparanozie off: Nigeria substitution. Corner to the Falcons now
51- Ugo Njoku replaces Osinachi Ohale
50- Ordega founds Oparanozie bur should have shot. Anyway now, Nigerian freekick. Oparanozir's deceptive kick wins a corner
49- Dede saves a header inside Nigeria box.47- Nigeria win a throw-in. Ordega fails to connect with Oshoala's pass
45- Australia kick off but Nigeria take initiative, and lose it
HT: Australia 1-0 Nigeria
45+1- 1 min added. Nigeria win a corner from Francesca Ordega's effort but Ngozi Ebere's pull out counts for nothing.
42- Yellow card for Nigeria captain Joy Nwabuoku for raised boot
40- De Vanna's shot is off target. Meanwhile Okobi's left footed seconds later from Oshoala lay off is weak
36- The ref refuses to award Nigeria a penalty after Oparanozie is fouled in the Aussies' box by thgeir keeper
34- Chukwunonye breaks up a dangerous play at the edge of Nigerian box. Same player is now fouled. Freekick Nigeria
32- Australia almost score again through De Vanna. Nigeria's poor defending costing them
25- Scare for Nigerian defence but keeper Precious Dede saves
29- GOAL. Falcons concede first goal after move broke down in midfield. Australia score via counter through Simon. Australia 1-0 Nigeria
21- A move by the Falcons culminate in another Oparanozie effort but she is flagged offside
18- Desire Oparanozie shoots wide
17- Josephine Chukwunonye requires medical attention but the game goes on
14- Oshoala misses a glit-edge chance