Argentina 1 vs. Nigeria 0 in the 2010 World Cup

Information about the 1st Round Group B game played in the 2010 Soccer World Cup between the National Teams of Nigeria and Argentina with details about goals, starters and reserves, substitutions, cards and more.

Game played in the

Date: Saturday, June 12, 2010

Goals:
6'
Goal min 6
Gabriel Heinze

Players

Argentina Argentina
Pos Je Player
Starters
GK
22.
DF
2.
DF
6.
Goal min 6
DF
13.
MF
7.
85'
MF
8.
74'
MF
14.
MF
17.
FW
9.
79'
FW
10.
FW
11.
Entered
DF
4.
85'
MF
20.
74'
FW
19.
79'
Other Reserves
GK
1.
GK
21.
DF
3.
DF
12.
DF
15.
MF
5.
MF
23.
FW
16.
FW
18.
Coach: Diego Maradona
Nigeria Nigeria
Pos Je Player
Starters
GK
1.
DF
2.
DF
3.
75'
DF
6.
DF
17.
MF
14.
MF
15.
MF
20.
FW
8.
FW
18.
52'
FW
19.
60'
Entered
MF
12.
75'
FW
9.
52'
FW
11.
60'
Other Reserves
GK
16.
GK
23.
DF
5.
DF
21.
DF
22.
MF
4.
MF
13.
FW
7.
FW
10.
Coach: Lars Lagerback

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
Argentina
Argentina
Jonas Gutierrez
41' yellow card
Nigeria
Nigeria
Lukman Haruna
77' yellow card

Substitutions

Argentina Argentina
Minute
74
Maxi Rodriguez
replaced
Juan Veron
Minute
79
Diego Milito
replaced
Gonzalo Higuain
Minute
85
Nicolas Burdisso
replaced
Angel Di Maria
Nigeria Nigeria
Minute
52
Obafemi Martins
replaced
Victor Obinna
Minute
60
Peter Odemwingie
replaced
Chinedu Ogbuke Obasi
Minute
75
Kalu Uche
replaced
Taye Taiwo