Comparison Between Costa Rica and Nigeria in the Soccer World Cups

Stats comparison between the National Teams of Costa Rica and Nigeria in their participations in the Soccer World Cup including world cups played and won, game results with final scores, goals and best and worst performances.

Summary

World Cups
Played
Champion All-Time
Standing
Costa Rica Costa Rica
6
0 World Cup Throphy
30
Nigeria Nigeria
6
0 World Cup Throphy
33

Full All-time Standings...

Games

Games Played
GP
Wins
W
Draw
D
Losses
L
Costa Rica Costa Rica
6
5
10
Nigeria Nigeria
6
3
12

Games %

Games Played
GP
Wins
W
Draw
D
Losses
L
Costa Rica Costa Rica
28.6%
23.8%
47.6%
Nigeria Nigeria
28.6%
14.3%
57.1%

GP: Played - W: Wins - D: Draws - L: Losses

All the games: Costa Rica... / Nigeria...

Goals

Goals Scored Goals Against Goal
Difference
Costa Rica Costa Rica
22
39
-17
Nigeria Nigeria
23
30
-7

Goal Average

Goals Scored Goals Against Goal
Difference
Costa Rica Costa Rica
1.05
1.86
-0.81
Nigeria Nigeria
1.10
1.43
-0.33

All-Time Top Scorers

Goals Player
Costa Rica Costa Rica
3
Ronald Gomez and Paulo Wanchope
Nigeria Nigeria
4
Ahmed Musa

Full list of scorers: Costa Rica... / Nigeria...

Best Performance

Standing World Cup Stage
Costa Rica Costa Rica
8
2014 Quarter Finals
Nigeria Nigeria
9
1994 Round of 16

Worst Performance

Standing World Cup Stage
Costa Rica Costa Rica
31
2006 1st Round Groups
Nigeria Nigeria
27
2002 and 2010 1st Round Groups

World Cup by World Cup: Costa Rica... / Nigeria...