Republic of Ireland v Nigeria, 16 May 2002

Score2-1 to Nigeria
CompetitionInternational Friendly
VenueLansdowne Road, Dublin
Attendance42,652

Goals:

Steven Reid 69 G

Goals:

Julius Aghahowa 13 G
Efe Sodje 47 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Shay Given
Defender/Right back Steve Finnan
Defender Kenny Cunningham
Defender Steve Staunton
Defender/Midfielder Kevin Kilbane
Defender/Left back Ian Harte
Midfielder Matt Holland
Midfielder Roy Keane
Midfielder Jason McAteer
Midfielder/Forward Damien Duff
Forward Robbie Keane

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Ike Shorunmu
Defender Ifeanyi Udeze
Defender/Centre back Efe Sodje
Defender/Centre back Taribo West
Defender/Midfielder Joseph Yobo
Midfielder Jay Jay Okocha
Forward Julius Aghahowa
Forward Pius Ikedia
Forward Nwankwo Kanu
Forward Bart Ogbeche
Forward Femi Opabunmi

Substitutions:

Steven Reid for Jason McAteer 46
David Connolly for Damien Duff 61
Garry Kelly for Kevin Kilbane 61
Clinton Morrison for Robbie Keane 61
Mark Kinsella for Roy Keane 63

Substitutions:

Wilson Oruma for Jay Jay Okocha 65

On the bench:

Defender/Right back Garry Kelly
Defender/Midfielder Steven Reid
Midfielder Mark Kinsella
Forward David Connolly

On the bench:

Midfielder Wilson Oruma