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Nigeria vs Spain 1998 World Cup match report

Date, kick-off time: Saturday, 13 June 1998, 14:30 (UTC+02:00)
National teams, score:
Nigeria
-
Spain
3:2
Competition:1998 FIFA World Cup Final Tournament, Group D
Referee:Esse Baharmast, Golden /
United States
Attendance, venue:33 257, Stade de la Beaujoire - Louis Fonteneau, Nantes
Goals:0:1 (21') Hierro III, 1:2 (47') Raúl
Spain national football team line-up in match Nr.424
Managed by national coach Javier Clemente
PlayerCapsAgeClub
Andoni Zubizarreta  Captain  12436Valencia CF, Valencia
Albert Ferrer   46' 3528FC Barcelona, Barcelona
46' Amor   56' 3430FC Barcelona, Barcelona
Rafael Alkorta   4929Athletic Club, Bilbao
Iván Campo   75' 324RCD Mallorca, Palma
Sergi   3426FC Barcelona, Barcelona
Nadal   59' 76' 4431FC Barcelona, Barcelona
76' Albert Celades   222FC Barcelona, Barcelona
Hierro III   5630Real Madrid CF, Madrid
Luis Enrique   3628FC Barcelona, Barcelona
Kiko   2126Club Atlético de Madrid, Madrid
Alfonso Pérez   58' 2725Real Betis Balompié, Sevilla
58' Joseba Etxeberria   520Athletic Club, Bilbao
Raúl   1420Real Madrid CF, Madrid
Match stats
National teamPlayersAverage capsAverage ageClubsGoalsCautionsExpulsions
Spain1434.57127.2977230
Historical data sources
El Mundo Deportivo (Barcelona), №-, 14.06.1998; Mundo Deportivo - Hemeroteca
Comments

Soproni Démon - posted 24.08.2011 19:28:40

Rufai
Oparaku (Yekini 69’) (...)

Zsorzsinju - posted 30.09.2011 01:20:07

Nigeria:
1 RUFAI Peter (...)

Zsorzsinju - posted 30.09.2011 01:22:18

Goals:
1:1 (24.) ADEPOJU Mutiu
2:2 (72.) Zubizarreta OG
2:3 (77.) OLISEH Sunday (link: )

Soproni Démon - posted 29.03.2012 14:06:43

Yellow card:
Okechukwu
(link: )

Soproni Démon - posted 02.04.2012 08:11:15

Yellow card:
Uche OKECHUKWU (NGA) 62’
(link: )

Soproni Démon - posted 24.04.2012 12:14:42

Notes: Nigeria’s second goal-scorer also reported as Zubizarreta OG.
It is also reported that Etxeberría replaced Raúl on 75’.
(link: )

Soproni Démon - posted 21.05.2012 13:58:33

Captain Nigeria
[5] Uche OKECHUKWU (C)
(link: )

Yas054 - posted 03.04.2013 06:26:34

June 13th 1998 (14:30) Nantes, Stade de la Beaujoire
SPAIN - NIGERIA 2-3 (1-1) (...)
Nigeria vs Spain post-match head-to-head
PlayedWonDrawnLostGoalsPoints/Match
11003 - 22.000
Spain national team matches
Previous match:
Friendly International
Spain vs Northern Ireland 4-1
Santander, Wednesday 3 June 1998
Next match:
1998 F.I.F.A. World Cup Final Tournament
Paraguay vs Spain 0-0
Saint-Étienne, Friday 19 June 1998
Top Spain goal scorers
1. Emilio Butragueño (1984 - 1990) - 26 goals
2. Alfredo Di Stéfano (1957 - 1961) - 23 goals
3. Julio Salinas (1986 - 1994) - 22 goals
... Hierro III (1990 - 1998) - 16 goals
... Pirri (1966 - 1978) - 16 goals
... Luis Regueiro (1928 - 1936) - 16 goals
... Raúl (1996 - 1998) - 3 goals
(correct as of June 13, 1998)
Brief match report
Sat. 13 Jun 1998
Stade de la Beaujoire - Louis Fonteneau, Nantes
Nigeria 3-2 Spain
Goals: Hierro III 21, Raúl 47

Spain: Zubizarreta (c), Ferrer (Amor 46), Alkorta, Campo, Sergi, Nadal (Celades 76), Hierro III, Luis Enrique, Kiko, Pérez (Etxeberria 58), Raúl. Managed by Clemente.
Booked: Amor 56, Nadal 59, Campo 75.

Att: 33 257,
Ref: Baharmast (United States)

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