Denmark 4 vs. Nigeria 1 in the 1998 World Cup

Information about the Round of 16 game played in the 1998 Soccer World Cup between the National Teams of Nigeria and Denmark with details about goals, starters and reserves, substitutions, cards and more.

Game played in the

Date: Sunday, June 28, 1998

Goals:
Goal min 3
3'
Peter Moller
Goal min 12
12'
Brian Laudrup
Goal min 60
60'
Ebbe Sand
Goal min 76
76'
Thomas Helveg
78'
Goal min 78
Tijani Babangida

Players

Nigeria Nigeria
Pos Je Player
Starters
GK
1.
DF
3.
DF
5.
DF
6.
MF
7.
MF
8.
MF
10.
MF
11.
73'
MF
15.
FW
4.
65'
FW
20.
Entered
FW
9.
65'
FW
13.
Goal min 78
73'
Other Reserves
GK
12.
GK
22.
DF
2.
DF
16.
DF
17.
DF
19.
MF
18.
MF
21.
FW
14.
Coach: Bora Milutinovic
Denmark Denmark
Pos Je Player
Starters
GK
1.
DF
3.
DF
4.
DF
5.
DF
6.
Goal min 76
DF
12.
MF
7.
MF
10.
82'
MF
21.
FW
11.
Goal min 12
77'
FW
18.
Goal min 3
59'
Entered
MF
8.
82'
MF
14.
77'
FW
19.
Goal min 60
59'
Other Reserves
GK
16.
GK
22.
DF
2.
DF
13.
DF
20.
MF
15.
MF
17.
FW
9.
Coach: Bo Johansson

Abbreviations and Notes:
Pos = Position. It shows the player's natural position but not necessarily the one he played in this particular game
Positions: GK: Goalkeeper / DF: Defender / MF: Midfielder / FW: Forward
Je. = Jersey number / (C) = Captain / HT: at half-time

Cards

National Team
Player
Card and Minutes
Denmark
Denmark
Marc Rieper
24' yellow card
Nigeria
Nigeria
Jay Jay Okocha
49' yellow card

Substitutions

Nigeria Nigeria
Minute
65
Rasheed Yekini
replaced
Nwankwo Kanu
Minute
73
Tijani Babangida
replaced
Garba Lawal
Denmark Denmark
Minute
59
Ebbe Sand
replaced
Peter Moller
Minute
77
Morten Wieghorst
replaced
Brian Laudrup
Minute
82
Per Frandsen
replaced
Michael Laudrup