Nigeria v South Africa

African Cup of Nations at Cairo International Stadium
10-07-2019KO:20:00ATT: 48,343REF: R Jiyed

Nigeria

Samuel Chukwueze  27'
William Troost-Ekong  89'
2 - 1
FT
HT: 1-0

South Africa

Bongani Zungu  71'
  • FT
    Match ends, Nigeria 2, South Africa 1.
  • 90+5'
    Second Half ends, Nigeria 2, South Africa 1.
  • 90+3'
    Sub On
    Substitution, Nigeria. Leon Balogun replaces Alex Iwobi.
  • 90+1'
    Corner, Nigeria. Conceded by Ronwen Williams.
  • 90+1'
    Attempt saved. Odion Ighalo (Nigeria) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Samuel Chukwueze.
  • 89'
    Goal
    Goal! Nigeria 2, South Africa 1. William Troost-Ekong (Nigeria) right footed shot from very close range to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Moses Simon with a cross following a corner.
  • 89'
    Corner, Nigeria. Conceded by Bongani Zungu.
  • 89'
    Attempt blocked. Kenneth Omeruo (Nigeria) header from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Moses Simon with a cross.
  • 88'
    Corner, Nigeria. Conceded by Thulani Hlatshwayo.
  • 87'
    Foul by Lars Veldwijk (South Africa).
  • 87'
    Wilfred Ndidi (Nigeria) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 86'
    Percy Tau (South Africa) wins a free kick on the right wing.
  • 86'
    Foul by Jamilu Collins (Nigeria).
  • 86'
    Buhle Mkhwanazi (South Africa) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 86'
    Foul by Odion Ighalo (Nigeria).
  • 86'
    Sub On
    Substitution, South Africa. Lars Veldwijk replaces Lebo Mothiba.
  • 85'
    Foul by Lebo Mothiba (South Africa).
  • 85'
    Moses Simon (Nigeria) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 84'
    Attempt saved. Percy Tau (South Africa) left footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the top right corner. Assisted by Lebo Mothiba.
  • 83'
    Hand ball by Lebo Mothiba (South Africa).
  • 83'
    Ronwen Williams (South Africa) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 83'
    Foul by William Troost-Ekong (Nigeria).
  • 82'
    Corner, Nigeria. Conceded by Thamsanqa Mkhize.
  • 81'
    Percy Tau (South Africa) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 81'
    Foul by Jamilu Collins (Nigeria).
  • 81'
    Sub On
    Substitution, Nigeria. Moses Simon replaces Ahmed Musa.
  • 80'
    Attempt missed. Alex Iwobi (Nigeria) left footed shot from the right side of the box is high and wide to the left. Assisted by Samuel Chukwueze.
  • 79'
    Percy Tau (South Africa) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 79'
    Foul by Peter Etebo (Nigeria).
  • 75'
    Yellow Card
    Thamsanqa Mkhize (South Africa) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 75'
    Foul by Thamsanqa Mkhize (South Africa).
  • 75'
    Ahmed Musa (Nigeria) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 75'
    Foul by Themba Zwane (South Africa).
  • 75'
    William Troost-Ekong (Nigeria) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 74'
    Delay over. They are ready to continue.
  • 73'
    VAR: Goal. Referee decision on field cancelled.
  • 73'
    Delay in match (South Africa). VAR checking.
  • 71'
    Goal
    Goal! Nigeria 1, South Africa 1. Bongani Zungu (South Africa) header from the left side of the six yard box to the top right corner following a set piece situation.
  • 69'
    Themba Zwane (South Africa) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
  • 69'
    Foul by Wilfred Ndidi (Nigeria).
  • 64'
    Foul by Lebo Mothiba (South Africa).
  • 64'
    Jamilu Collins (Nigeria) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 63'
    Attempt missed. Thamsanqa Mkhize (South Africa) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Kamohelo Mokotjo.
  • 62'
    Yellow Card
    Percy Tau (South Africa) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 62'
    Foul by Percy Tau (South Africa).
  • 62'
    Ahmed Musa (Nigeria) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 61'
    Bongani Zungu (South Africa) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 61'
    Foul by Wilfred Ndidi (Nigeria).
  • 60'
    Foul by Lebo Mothiba (South Africa).
  • 60'
    Alex Iwobi (Nigeria) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 59'
    Themba Zwane (South Africa) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 59'
    Foul by William Troost-Ekong (Nigeria).
  • 58'
    Sub On
    Substitution, South Africa. Themba Zwane replaces Thembinkosi Lorch.
  • 53'
    Attempt missed. Wilfred Ndidi (Nigeria) right footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the right following a corner.
  • 52'
    Corner, Nigeria. Conceded by Dean Furman.
  • 51'
    Lebo Mothiba (South Africa) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 51'
    Foul by Wilfred Ndidi (Nigeria).
  • 51'
    Attempt blocked. Peter Etebo (Nigeria) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
  • 50'
    Corner, Nigeria. Conceded by Thulani Hlatshwayo.
  • 50'
    Attempt saved. Peter Etebo (Nigeria) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top left corner.
  • 50'
    Delay over. They are ready to continue.
  • 49'
    Delay in match because of an injury Odion Ighalo (Nigeria).
  • 49'
    Yellow Card
    Thulani Hlatshwayo (South Africa) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 49'
    Foul by Thulani Hlatshwayo (South Africa).
  • 49'
    Odion Ighalo (Nigeria) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
  • 48'
    Kamohelo Mokotjo (South Africa) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
  • 48'
    Foul by Peter Etebo (Nigeria).
  • 45'
    Second Half begins Nigeria 1, South Africa 0.
  • 45+2'
    HT
    First Half ends, Nigeria 1, South Africa 0.
  • 45+1'
    Thembinkosi Lorch (South Africa) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 45+1'
    Foul by Jamilu Collins (Nigeria).
  • 45'
    Attempt blocked. Lebo Mothiba (South Africa) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
  • 44'
    Percy Tau (South Africa) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
  • 44'
    Foul by Peter Etebo (Nigeria).
  • 43'
    Corner, South Africa. Conceded by Peter Etebo.
  • 40'
    Hand ball by Lebo Mothiba (South Africa).
  • 39'
    Foul by William Troost-Ekong (Nigeria).
  • 39'
    Lebo Mothiba (South Africa) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
  • 39'
    Buhle Mkhwanazi (South Africa) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 39'
    Foul by Odion Ighalo (Nigeria).
  • 38'
    Foul by Thembinkosi Lorch (South Africa).
  • 38'
    Jamilu Collins (Nigeria) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 36'
    Attempt missed. Samuel Chukwueze (Nigeria) left footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left. Assisted by Ahmed Musa following a fast break.
  • 35'
    Yellow Card
    Ahmed Musa (Nigeria) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 35'
    Thamsanqa Mkhize (South Africa) wins a free kick on the right wing.
  • 35'
    Foul by Ahmed Musa (Nigeria).
  • 32'
    Sfiso Hlanti (South Africa) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 32'
    Foul by Wilfred Ndidi (Nigeria).
  • 31'
    William Troost-Ekong (Nigeria) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 31'
    Foul by Lebo Mothiba (South Africa).
  • 31'
    Hand ball by Alex Iwobi (Nigeria).
  • 29'
    Buhle Mkhwanazi (South Africa) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 29'
    Foul by Odion Ighalo (Nigeria).
  • 29'
    Foul by Lebo Mothiba (South Africa).
  • 29'
    Chidozie Awaziem (Nigeria) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 27'
    Goal
    Goal! Nigeria 1, South Africa 0. Samuel Chukwueze (Nigeria) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner.
  • 27'
    Attempt blocked. Samuel Chukwueze (Nigeria) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Alex Iwobi.
  • 22'
    Hand ball by Alex Iwobi (Nigeria).
  • 22'
    Offside, Nigeria. Ahmed Musa tries a through ball, but Odion Ighalo is caught offside.
  • 16'
    Delay over. They are ready to continue.
  • 15'
    Delay in match because of an injury Thamsanqa Mkhize (South Africa).
  • 15'
    Thamsanqa Mkhize (South Africa) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 15'
    Foul by Jamilu Collins (Nigeria).
  • 14'
    Yellow Card
    Lebo Mothiba (South Africa) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 14'
    Foul by Lebo Mothiba (South Africa).
  • 14'
    Chidozie Awaziem (Nigeria) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 13'
    Foul by Percy Tau (South Africa).
  • 13'
    Jamilu Collins (Nigeria) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 12'
    Foul by Lebo Mothiba (South Africa).
  • 12'
    William Troost-Ekong (Nigeria) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 11'
    Attempt missed. Thembinkosi Lorch (South Africa) right footed shot from the right side of the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Percy Tau.
  • 9'
    Delay over. They are ready to continue.
  • 9'
    Delay over. They are ready to continue.
  • 8'
    Delay in match because of an injury Chidozie Awaziem (Nigeria).
  • 7'
    Chidozie Awaziem (Nigeria) wins a free kick on the right wing.
  • 7'
    Foul by Sfiso Hlanti (South Africa).
  • 6'
    William Troost-Ekong (Nigeria) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 6'
    Foul by Lebo Mothiba (South Africa).
  • 6'
    Attempt missed. Wilfred Ndidi (Nigeria) right footed shot from outside the box is too high. Assisted by Alex Iwobi.
  • 3'
    Foul by Bongani Zungu (South Africa).
  • 3'
    Wilfred Ndidi (Nigeria) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 2'
    Lebo Mothiba (South Africa) wins a free kick on the right wing.
  • 2'
    Foul by Kenneth Omeruo (Nigeria).
  • 1'
    Foul by Odion Ighalo (Nigeria).
  • 1'
    Buhle Mkhwanazi (South Africa) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 0'
    First Half begins.
  • Lineups are announced and players are warming up.