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Nigeria 1 vs. Bulgaria 0 in the 1998 World Cup

Information about the 1st Round Group D game played in the 1998 Soccer World Cup between the National Teams of Bulgaria and Nigeria with details about goals, starters and reserves, substitutions, cards and more.

Game played in the

Date: Friday, June 19, 1998

Goals:
28'
Goal min
Victor Ikpeba

Players

Nigeria Nigeria
Pos Je Player
Starters
GK
1.
DF
3.
DF
5.
DF
6.
MF
7.
84'
MF
8.
MF
10.
MF
11.
MF
15.
FW
14.
67'
FW
20.
Goal min
75'
Entered
FW
4.
67'
FW
9.
75'
FW
13.
84'
Other Reserves
GK
12.
GK
22.
DF
2.
DF
16.
DF
17.
DF
19.
MF
18.
MF
21.
Coach: Bora Milutinovic
Bulgaria Bulgaria
Pos Je Player
Starters
GK
1.
DF
2.
DF
3.
DF
4.
DF
13.
MF
6.
84'
MF
10.
MF
11.
66'
MF
14.
46'HT
FW
7.
FW
8.
Entered
MF
18.
46'HT
MF
19.
84'
FW
9.
66'
Other Reserves
GK
12.
DF
15.
DF
21.
MF
5.
MF
16.
MF
17.
MF
22.
FW
20.
Coach: Hristo Bonev

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
Nigeria
Nigeria
Mutiu Adepoju
20' yellow card
Nigeria
Nigeria
Uche Okechukwu
44' yellow card
Nigeria
Nigeria
Victor Ikpeba
49' yellow card
Bulgaria
Bulgaria
Ilian Iliev
66' yellow card
Nigeria
Nigeria
Jay Jay Okocha
70' yellow card
Bulgaria
Bulgaria
Radostin Kishishev
78' yellow card

Substitutions

Nigeria Nigeria
Minute
67
Nwankwo Kanu
replaced
Daniel Amokachi
Minute
75
Rasheed Yekini
replaced
Victor Ikpeba
Minute
84
Tijani Babangida
replaced
Finidi George
Bulgaria Bulgaria
Minute
46 (in the break)
Daniel Borimirov
replaced
Marian Hristov
Minute
66
Luboslav Penev
replaced
Ilian Iliev
Minute
84
Georgi Bachev
replaced
Zlatko Yankov

 
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