Nigeria v Zimbabwe, 07 October 2005

Score5-1 to Nigeria
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Africa group 4
VenueAbuja National Stadium, Abuja
Attendance45,000

Goals:

Obafemi Martins 35 G
Yussuf Ayila 62 G
Obafemi Martins penalty 75 P
Nwankwo Kanu penalty 80 P
Peter Odemwingie 89 G

Goals:

Benjani 70 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama
Defender Obinna Nwaneri
Defender Taye Taiwo
Defender/Midfielder Joseph Yobo
Midfielder Yussuf Ayila
Midfielder Christian Obodo
Midfielder Chidi Odiah
Midfielder Wilson Oruma
Forward Obafemi Martins

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Energy Murambadoro
Defender James Matola
Defender Method Mwanjali
Defender Charles Yohane
Midfielder Honour Gombami
Midfielder Joel Luphala
Midfielder Ashley Rambanapisi
Forward Benjani
Forward Peter Ndlovu

Substitutions:

Nwankwo Kanu for Makinwa Ayodele 68
Seyi Olajengbesi for Yussuf Ayila 79
Julius Aghahowa for Obafemi Martins 86

Substitutions:

Brian Badza for Joel Luphala 64
Francis Chandida for Peter Ndlovu 67
Clement Matawu for Shingayi Kaondera 86

Cards:

Cards:

Charles Yohane Y
Ashley Rambanapisi Y
Method Mwanjali Y
Shingayi Kaondera Y

On the bench:

Forward Julius Aghahowa
Forward Nwankwo Kanu

On the bench:

Midfielder Francis Chandida
Midfielder Clement Matawu