Nigeria v Mexico, 28 July 1996

Score2-0 to Nigeria
RefereeAl Muhanna
CompetitionOlympics Quarter-final
VenueBirmingham, Birmingham
Attendance44,788

2  Nigeria

Manager: Johannes Bonfrere

0  Mexico

Manager: De Los Lobos

Goals:

Jay Jay Okocha 20 G
Celestine Babayaro 85 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Defender Uche Ukechukwu
Defender/Centre back Taribo West
Defender/Left back Celestine Babayaro
Midfielder Emmanuel Amunike
Midfielder Jay Jay Okocha
Midfielder Sunday Oliseh
Forward Daniel Amokachi
Forward Nwankwo Kanu

Substitutions:

Victor Ikpeba for Tijana Babangida 56
Tesim Fatusi for Nwankwo Kanu 67
Garba Lawal for Emmanuel Amunike 86

Substitutions:

Jesus Arellano for Manuel Sol 24
Cuauhtemoc Blanco for Jose Rafael Garcia 46
Edson Alvarado for Enrique Alfaro 66

Cards:

Cards:

Duilio Davino 44 R

On the bench:

Midfielder Garba Lawal
Forward Victor Ikpeba

On the bench:

Forward Jesus Arellano