Algeria v Nigeria, 04 September 2005

Score5-2 to Nigeria
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Africa group 4
VenueStade Ahmed Zabana, Oran

Goals:

Hamza Yacef 48 G
Mansour Boutabout 58 G

Goals:

Obafemi Martins penalty 20 P
John Utaka 39 G
Christian Obodo 81 G
Obafemi Martins 89 G
Obafemi Martins 90 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Hichem Mezair
Defender Mehdi Meniri
Defender/Centre back Madjid Bougherra
Defender/Left back Nadir Belhadj
Midfielder Yazid Mansouri
Midfielder Karim Ziani
Forward Rafik Saifi
Forward Hamza Yacef

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama
Defender Taye Taiwo
Defender/Midfielder Joseph Yobo
Midfielder Yussuf Ayila
Midfielder Christian Obodo
Midfielder Chidi Odiah
Midfielder Wilson Oruma
Midfielder/Forward John Utaka
Forward Obafemi Martins

Substitutions:

Hocine Achiou for Ahmed Madouni 46
Maamar Mamouni for Nadir Belhadj 70
Salim Arrache for Yazid Mansouri 85

Substitutions:

Nwankwo Kanu for Makinwa Ayodele 69
Seyi Olofinjana for Wilson Oruma 70
Yakubu Ayegbeni for Obafemi Martins 89

Cards:

Ahmed Madouni Y
Karim Ziani Y
Karim Ziani 68 Y
Karim Ziani 68 R

Cards:

Joseph Enakarhire Y
Wilson Oruma Y

On the bench:

Midfielder Hocine Achiou
Forward Salim Arrache

On the bench:

Midfielder Seyi Olofinjana
Forward Nwankwo Kanu