Nigeria v Argentina, 23 August 2008

Score1-0 to Argentina
RefereeViktor Kassai
CompetitionOlympics Final
VenueNational Stadium, Beijing
Attendance89,102

0  Nigeria

Manager: Samson SIASIA

1  Argentina

Manager: Sergio Daniel BATISTA

Goals:

Goals:

Angel Di Maria 58 G

Starting lineup:

Defender Olubayo Adefemi
Defender Dele Adeleye
Defender Onyekachi Apam
Defender Monday James
Defender/Centre back Isaac Okoronkwo
Midfielder Ebenezer Ajilore
Midfielder Victor Obinna

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Sergio Romero
Defender Ezequiel Garay
Defender Pablo Zabaleta
Midfielder Angel Di Maria
Midfielder Fernando Gago
Midfielder Javier Mascherano
Midfielder Juan Roman Riquelme (captain)
Midfielder/Forward Lionel Messi
Forward Sergio Agüero
Forward Rodrigo Palacio

Substitutions:

Victor Anichebe for Isaac Okoronkwo 64

Substitutions:

Jose Sosa for Sergio Agüero 79
Ever Banega for Angel Di Maria 88
Ezequiel Lavezzi for Lionel Messi 90

Cards:

Victor Obinna 51 Y
Onyekachi Apam 68 Y

Cards:

Angel Di Maria 74 Y
Juan Roman Riquelme 82 Y

On the bench:

Midfielder Sani Kaita
Midfielder Seyi Olofinjana
Forward Victor Anichebe
Forward Chinedu Obasi

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Oscar Ustari
Defender Nicolas Burdisso
Defender Federico Fazio
Midfielder Lautaro Acosta
Midfielder Ever Banega
Midfielder Jose Sosa