Victor Nsofor was substituted for Brown Ideye and he scored a brilliant free kick at the edge of 18yards at 1st minutes of is substitution
Goal number 2 for Nigeria.
Nigeria 1 – 0 Ethiopia
The first half just ended.
Victor Moses scored the penalty, putting Nigerians ahead of the Ethiopians.
Gooooooal for Nigeria in the 19th minutes.
Penalty awarded to Nigeria.
Ethiopian in yellow jersey, while Nigerian in their traditional green jersey.
The match has just started. Both teams in their position.
NATIONAL ANTHEM OF ETHIOPIAN HAS BEEN SUN. NIGERIA’S ONGOING.
The match commences at 4:00p.m.
Nigeria’s Super Eagles will play against their Ethiopian counterpart at 4:00 p.m.
The match, to be played in Calabar, Cross Rivers State, is the second leg of the final round of the World Cup Qualifiers for both countries. Nigeria won the first leg in Ethiopia 2-1.
A draw or an outright victory will be enough for the Super Eagles to qualify for Brazil 2014.
The Super Eagles starting XI for the match is:
Enyeama (c); Echiejile, Oboabona, Omeruo, Ambrose; Onazi, Mikel, Moses; Musa, Brown, and Emenike.
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Fans applaud as names of Eagles players are reeled out on the microphone.
Super Eagles now on the pitch to warm up. They are being joined by the Ethiopians.
The victorious Golden Eaglets get thunderous applause from fans as their presence at the stadium was announced. The Eagles backroom staff are out to prepare the stage for the Eagles to warm up.
About an hour to kick-off, the U.J. Esueme Stadium is getting filled up. The referees have inspected the pitch and the two teams, Nigeria and Ethiopia, have arrived amidst tight security.
Eagles, Ethiopia arrive stadium amidst tight security, The Eagles and Ethiopians have arrived at the UJ Eusene stadium. Both teams arrived amidst tight security while Ethiopia and their about 100 fans were singing like warriors as they remain confident of a good result.
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