Match Centre / AFCON

Algeria 2
Nigeria 1
Full time
Riyad Mahrez 95’
88 ’ Chidozie Awaziem
Henry Onyekuru 78’ Samuel Chukwueze
73 ’ Odion Ighalo
Aissa Mandi 71’
Sofiane Feghouli 68’
Baghdad Boundjah 52’
Half time
William Troost-Ekong 40’
Kickoff
League
Stadium
Cairo International Stadium
Date
14 Jul 2019
Kickoff
21:00
Channels
SABC3, SS4
96’
The action draws to a close as the whistle blows for the end of the game.
96’
The referee calls time on the half.
95’
Goal!! Mahrez scores for Algeria
95’
Mahrez hits a left-footed free-kick on-target
95’
Mahrez sends a left-footed free-kick at goal
95’
Mahrez sends a left-footed free-kick at goal
93’
A free-kick is awarded against Ndidi
93’
Goal kick taken by Akpeyi
92’
Algeria's Bennacer tries a high drive with his left foot, but it flies high and wide to the right.
92’
The ball is crossed in from the right by Algeria's Belaili
89’
Goal kick taken by Akpeyi
89’
Algeria's Feghouli tries a high drive with his right foot, but it flies high and wide to the right.
88’
Cross from the left hand-side by Zeffane
88’
The referee awards a goal kick and it is taken by M'Bolhi
88’
Yellow card awarded to Awaziem (Nigeria).
88’
Onyekuru attempts a right-footed high drive, but it flies high and wide to the left.
87’
Onyekuru crosses from the left for Nigeria
86’
Ighalo gives away a free-kick and it's taken short,
86’
The referee awards a goal kick and it is taken by Akpeyi
85’
The ball is crossed in from the right by Algeria's Bensebaini
83’
The referee awards a goal kick and it is taken by Akpeyi
81’
Nigeria's Etebo gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Bennacer, they opt to take it short.
81’
Iwobi's low right-footed effort is going to hit the target, but the keeper gets down low to his left.
80’
Goal kick taken by Akpeyi
79’
Cross from the right-hand side by Bennacer
78’
Iwobi concedes a free-kick.
78’
Nigeria's Onyekuru enters the game and replaces Chukwueze
77’
Goal kick for Algeria taken by M'Bolhi
76’
Goal kick for Nigeria taken by Akpeyi
75’
Nigeria's Collins gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Mahrez, they opt to take it short.
75’
Ndidi gives away a free-kick and it's taken short,
74’
Short free-kick and the game continues after Guedioura is penalised for handling the ball.
73’
Goal!! Scored by Ighalo (Nigeria).
72’
Nigeria hit the target. Shot on goal by Ighalo from a free-kick
71’
Yellow card awarded to Mandi (Algeria).
68’
Yellow card awarded to Feghouli (Algeria).
67’
Penalty! The ref adjudges Mandi handled the ball in the box and awards the spot-kick.
67’
Etebo tries a right-footed shot but can't find the goal.
67’
The ball is crossed in from the left by Algeria's Belaili
64’
Ighalo gives away a free-kick and it is taken quickly
63’
Free-kick awarded against Bennacer for a challenge on Etebo. The ball is passed into play.
63’
Goal kick taken by Akpeyi
62’
Algeria's Feghouli tries a high drive with his right foot, but it goes wide of the left upright.
62’
Belaili crosses from the right for Algeria.
62’
Cross from the right-hand side by Belaili
62’
A free-kick is awarded against Ndidi
61’
Nigeria win a corner on the right, Chukwueze sends in an inswinging cross
59’
Boundjah gives away a free-kick and it is taken quickly
59’
Goal kick taken by M'Bolhi
59’
Nigeria's Iwobi unleashes a right-footed low drive, but it goes wide of the left post.
52’
Yellow card awarded to Boundjah (Algeria).
50’
Cross from the right-hand side by Belaili
50’
Chukwueze gives away a free-kick and it's taken short,
48’
Algeria's Belaili gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Etebo, they opt to take it short.
48’
Boundjah gives away a free-kick and it's taken short,
47’
Free-kick awarded against Iwobi for a challenge on Benlamri. The ball is passed into play.
46’
The half is underway.
47’
The referee calls time on the half.
46’
Algeria's M'Bolhi takes the goal kick
46’
Feghouli gives away a free-kick and it is taken quickly
45’
Algeria's Bensebaini gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Chukwueze, they opt to take it short.
42’
Quick free-kick into play as Guedioura is penalised for a handball
40’
OWN GOAL!! Troost-Ekong puts it into his own net!
40’
Algeria get a ball in from the left, delivered by Mahrez.
39’
Algeria's M'Bolhi takes the goal kick
38’
Ighalo attempts a right-footed low drive, but it goes wide of the left upright.
37’
Ndidi tries a right-footed shot but can't find the goal.
37’
Algeria win a corner on the right, Mahrez sends in an inswinging cross
34’
Nigeria's Ighalo gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Benlamri, they opt to take it short.
34’
The referee awards a goal kick and it is taken by M'Bolhi
33’
Ndidi's headed effort goes wide of the left upright.
33’
Nigeria's Akpeyi takes the goal kick
31’
Free-kick awarded against Mahrez for a challenge on Omeruo. The ball is passed into play.
31’
On-target free-kick by Chukwueze who drives left-footed
29’
Boundjah hits a right-footed shot on-target for Algeria
27’
Goal kick for Nigeria taken by Akpeyi
27’
Zeffane sends in a driven cross from the left, which goes directly out of play.
25’
Nigeria's Iwobi gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Guedioura, they opt to take it short.
23’
Goal kick taken by M'Bolhi
22’
Goal kick for Algeria taken by M'Bolhi
21’
Free-kick awarded against Bennacer for a challenge on Etebo. The ball is passed into play.
20’
Musa hits a right-footed shot on-target for Nigeria
19’
Musa gives away a free-kick and it's taken short,
19’
The referee awards a goal kick and it is taken by Akpeyi
18’
The referee awards a goal kick and it is taken by M'Bolhi
18’
A header from Nigeria's Awaziem goes wide of the left upright.
18’
Nigeria get a ball in from the left, delivered by Chukwueze.
17’
Nigeria's Chukwueze takes a corner out on the right.
17’
The ball is crossed in from the right by Nigeria's Etebo
16’
The referee awards a goal kick and it is taken by Akpeyi
16’
A header from Algeria's Bensebaini flies over the bar.
15’
A break in play as Awaziem is penalised and a free-kick awarded to Nigeria for a foul against Belaili
14’
Goal kick for Algeria taken by M'Bolhi
13’
Chukwueze sends in an inswinging cross from the left, which goes directly out of play.
13’
A break in play as Benlamri is penalised and a free-kick awarded to Algeria for a foul against Ighalo
11’
Bennacer is off-target with a left-footed shot
11’
Cross from the left hand-side by Mahrez
10’
Free-kick awarded against Ighalo for a challenge on Benlamri. The ball is passed into play.
8’
Algeria get a ball in from the left, delivered by Feghouli.
8’
Goal kick taken by Akpeyi
7’
The ball deflects off Algeria's Boundjah and goes wide of the right upright.
7’
Algeria get a ball in from the right, delivered by Belaili.
7’
Algeria's M'Bolhi takes the goal kick
6’
The referee awards a goal kick and it is taken by Akpeyi
3’
A brief gap in play as Chukwueze concedes a free-kick for handball.
2’
Etebo crosses from the right for Nigeria.
1’
A break in play as Guedioura is penalised and a free-kick awarded to Algeria for a foul against Ighalo
1’
The half is underway.
0’
Nigeria XI: Daniel Akpeyi , Chidozie Awaziem , Joseph-Claude Gyau, William Troost-Ekong , Kenneth Omeruo , Wilfred Ndidi , Alex Iwobi , Oghenekaro Etebo , Gonzalo, Ahmed Musa , Odion Ighalo
0’
Nigeria Subs: Henry Onyekuru , Samuel Kalu , James Baxendale, Ola Aina Arce, Abdullahi Shehu , Francis Uzoho , Moses Simon Leitgeb, Paul Onuachu , Charlie Joyce, Leon Balogun , John Obi Mikel , Ikechukwu Ezenwa
0’
Algeria XI: Rais M'Bolhi , Mehdi Zeffane , Ramy Bensebaini , Aissa Mandi , Jameleddine Benlamri , Sofiane Feghouli , Riyad Mahrez Jensen, Adlene Guedioura , Ismael Bennacer , Stephen O'Donnell, Omar Bogle
0’
Algeria Subs: Youcef Atal , Islam Slimani , Alexandre Oukidja , Adam Ounas , Mehdi Tahrat , Yacine Brahimi Sacko, Mohamed Fares , Rafik Halliche Rodger, Mehdi Abeid , Hitcham Boudaoui , Azzedine Doukha , Andy Delort
Algeria

Starting XI

23
Rais M'Bolhi
18
Mehdi Zeffane
21
Ramy Bensebaini
2
Aissa Mandi
4
Jameleddine Benlamri
10
Sofiane Feghouli
7
Riyad Mahrez Jensen
17
Adlene Guedioura
22
Ismael Bennacer
8
Stephen O'Donnell
9
Omar Bogle

Substitutes

20
Youcef Atal
13
Islam Slimani
16
Alexandre Oukidja
12
Adam Ounas
3
Mehdi Tahrat
11
Yacine Brahimi Sacko
6
Mohamed Fares
5
Rafik Halliche Rodger
19
Mehdi Abeid
14
Hitcham Boudaoui
1
Azzedine Doukha
15
Andy Delort
Nigeria

Starting XI

16
Daniel Akpeyi
20
Chidozie Awaziem
3
Joseph-Claude Gyau
5
William Troost-Ekong
22
Kenneth Omeruo
4
Wilfred Ndidi
18
Alex Iwobi
8
Oghenekaro Etebo
13
Gonzalo
7
Ahmed Musa
9
Odion Ighalo

Substitutes

11
Henry Onyekuru
17
Samuel Kalu
21
James Baxendale
2
Ola Aina Arce
12
Abdullahi Shehu
23
Francis Uzoho
15
Moses Simon Leitgeb
14
Paul Onuachu
19
Charlie Joyce
6
Leon Balogun
10
John Obi Mikel
1
Ikechukwu Ezenwa
Algeria
v
Nigeria
1 Wins
1 Draws
1 Wins
Pos Group A PL W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Egypt 3 3 0 0 5 0 5 9
2 Uganda 3 1 1 1 3 3 0 4
3 DR Congo 3 1 0 2 4 4 0 3
4 Zimbabwe 3 0 1 2 1 6 -5 1
Pos Group B PL W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Madagascar 3 2 1 0 5 2 3 7
2 Nigeria 3 2 0 1 2 2 0 6
3 Guinea 3 1 1 1 4 3 1 4
4 Burundi 3 0 0 3 0 4 -4 0
Pos Group C PL W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Algeria 3 3 0 0 6 0 6 9
2 Senegal 3 2 0 1 5 1 4 6
3 Kenya 3 1 0 2 3 7 -4 3
4 Tanzania 3 0 0 3 2 8 -6 0
Pos Group D PL W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Morocco 3 3 0 0 3 0 3 9
2 Côte d'Ivoire 3 2 0 1 5 2 3 6
3 South Africa 3 1 0 2 1 2 -1 3
4 Namibia 3 0 0 3 1 6 -5 0
Pos Group E PL W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Mali 3 2 1 0 6 2 4 7
2 Tunisia 3 0 3 0 2 2 0 3
3 Angola 3 0 2 1 1 2 -1 2
4 Mauritania 3 0 2 1 1 4 -3 2
Pos Group F PL W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Ghana 3 1 2 0 4 2 2 5
2 Cameroon 3 1 2 0 2 0 2 5
3 Benin 3 0 3 0 2 2 0 3
4 Guinea-Bissau 3 0 1 2 0 4 -4 1