Nigeria v Algeria, 30 January 2010

Score1-0 to Nigeria
RefereeBadara Diatta
CompetitionAfrica Cup of Nations 3rd place play-off
VenueEstadio Nacional de Ombaka, Benguela
Attendance12,000
Kick-off: 5.00pm local

1  Nigeria

Manager: Lars Lagerbäck

0  Algeria

Manager: Rabah Saadane

Goals:

Victor Obinna 55 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama
Defender Onyekachi Apam
Defender Taye Taiwo
Defender/Centre back Danny Shittu
Midfielder Sani Kaita
Midfielder Victor Obinna
Midfielder Chidi Odiah
Midfielder Seyi Olofinjana
Midfielder Kalu Uche
Forward Nwankwo Kanu
Forward Chinedu Obasi

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Mohamed Zemmamouche
Defender Réda Babouche
Defender Madjid Bougherra
Defender Slimane Raho
Defender Samir Zaoui
Midfielder Yazid Mansouri
Midfielder Mourad Meghni
Midfielder Hassan Yebda
Midfielder Karim Ziani
Forward Hameur Bouazza

Substitutions:

Obafemi Martins for Kalu Uche 65
John Obi Mikel for Nwankwo Kanu 78
Peter Odemwingie for Chinedu Obasi 81

Substitutions:

Djamel Abdoun for Mourad Meghni 58
Abdelmalek Ziaya for Hameur Bouazza 59
Rafik Saifi for Abdelkader Ghezzal 85

Cards:

Cards:

Samir Zaoui 50 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Dele Aiyenugba
Defender Obinna Nwaneri
Defender Mohamed Yusuf
Defender/Midfielder Joseph Yobo
Midfielder Dickson Etuhu
Midfielder John Obi Mikel
Forward Obafemi Martins

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Lounes Gaouaoui
Defender Anthar Yahia
Midfielder Khaled Lemmouchia
Midfielder/Forward Karim Matmour
Midfielder/Striker Yacine Bezzaz
Forward Djamel Abdoun
Forward Rafik Saifi