Nigeria v Benin, 16 January 2010

Score1-0 to Nigeria
Referee Martins Dos Santos
CompetitionAfrica Cup of Nations Group C
VenueEstadio Municipal de Benguela
Attendance8,000

1  Nigeria

Manager: Lars Lagerbäck

0  Benin

Manager: Herve Revelli

Goals:

Yakubu penalty 42 P

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama
Defender Mohamed Yusuf
Defender/Centre back Danny Shittu
Defender/Midfielder Joseph Yobo
Midfielder Dickson Etuhu
Midfielder John Obi Mikel
Midfielder Kalu Uche
Forward Chinedu Obasi
Forward Yakubu

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Rachad Chitou
Defender Khaled Adénon
Defender/Midfielder Emmanuel Imorou
Midfielder Djiman Koukou
Midfielder Mauritala Ogoubiyi
Midfielder/Forward Rommy Boco
Midfielder/Forward Nouhoum Kobéna
Midfielder/Forward Stéphane Sessègnon

Substitutions:

Onyekachi Apam for Joseph Yobo 55
Victor Obinna for Yakubu 59
Sani Kaita for Kalu Uche 74

Substitutions:

Felicien Singbo for Emmanuel Imorou 66
Yohan Djidonou for Rachad Chitou 73
Noel Seka for Nouhoum Kobéna 83

Cards:

Elderson Echiéjilé 86 Y

Cards:

Stéphane Sessègnon 25 Y
Rommy Boco 42 Y
Razak Omotoyossi 90 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Dele Aiyenugba
Goalkeeper Austine Ejide
Defender Onyekachi Apam
Defender Obinna Nwaneri
Defender Taye Taiwo
Midfielder Sani Kaita
Midfielder Victor Obinna
Midfielder Chidi Odiah
Midfielder Seyi Olofinjana
Forward Nwankwo Kanu
Forward Obafemi Martins

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Valere Amoussou
Goalkeeper Yohan Djidonou
Defender Mouftaou Adou
Defender Réda Johnson
Defender Felicien Singbo
Midfielder Jocelyn Ahoueya
Midfielder Pascal Angan
Forward Mohamed Aoudou
Forward Noel Seka