Nigeria v Costa Rica, 03 April 1999

Score1-1
RefereeSeruey Shmolik
CompetitionWorld Youth Cup Finals Group A
VenueLagos
Attendance37,500

1  Nigeria

Manager: Nurudeen Disu Olatunde

1  Costa Rica

Manager: Carlos Watson Simes

Goals:

Julius Aghahowa 20 G

Goals:

Allan Melendez penalty 83 P

Substitutions:

Haruna Babangida for Hashimu Garba 56
Pius Ikedia for Eddy Dombraye 66
Joseph Yobo for Julius Aghahowa 79

Substitutions:

Roberth Arias for Mario Viquez 46
Jose Humberto Ugarte for Mauricio Alpizar 53
Winston Parks for Alberto Brenes 75

Cards:

Sam Okoye Y

Cards:

Allan Melendez Y

On the bench:

Defender/Midfielder Joseph Yobo
Forward Pius Ikedia