• FIFA World Cup
  • Date: Mon 16 June 2014
  • Kick-off: 20:00
  • Venue: Estadio Joaquim Americo Guimaraes

Iran vs Nigeria


Team Lineups

Iran

12 Haghighi
15 Montazeri
4 Hosseini
5 Sadeghi
23 Pouladi
14 Teymourian
6 Nekounam
2 Heydari
21 Dejagah
3 Hajsafi
16 Ghoochannejhad
Substitutes
1 Ahmadi
7 Shojaei
8 Haghighi
9 Jahanbakhsh
10 Ansarifard
11 Hadadifar
13 Mahini
17 Alnameh
18 Rahmani
19 Beikzadeh
20 Beitashour
22 Davari

Nigeria

1 Enyeama
5 Ambrose
14 Oboabona
22 Omeruo
13 Oshaniwa
17 Onazi
10 Mikel
11 Moses
7 Musa
15 Azeez
9 Emenike
Substitutes
16 Ejide
2 Yobo
3 Uzoenyi
4 Gabriel
6 Egwuekwe
8 Odemwingie
12 Odunlami
18 Babatunde
19 Nwofor
20 Uchebo
23 Ameobi
21 Agbim

Possession Stats

38%
62%

Form Guide - FIFA World Cup

Iran

D L L

Nigeria

D W L L


Live Text Commentary
91:27 +1.27
 

Unfair challenge on Reza Ghoochannejhad by Juwon Oshaniwa results in a free kick. Javad Nekounam takes the free kick.

Full time
 

The final whistle goes and the game is over.

89:40
 

The ball is delivered by Ahmed Musa. Jalal Hosseini makes a clearance. Corner from the right by-line taken by John Mikel. Shola Ameobi takes a shot. Alireza Haghighi safely holds on. Corner taken short by Ogenyi Onazi.

88:08
Substitution
 

Andranik Teymourian challenges John Mikel unfairly and gives away a free kick. Khosro Heydari leaves the field to be replaced by Masoud Shojaei. John Mikel restarts play with the free kick.

86:25
 

Efe Ambrose sends in a cross. Shola Ameobi takes a shot. Alireza Haghighi safely holds on.

82:58
 

Unfair challenge on John Mikel by Andranik Teymourian results in a free kick. Kenneth Omeruo takes the free kick.

82:13
 

Peter Odemwingie is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Alireza Haghighi takes the free kick.

80:23
 

Andranik Teymourian takes the chance to get an effort at goal and missed to the right of the goal.

78:32
 

Reza Ghoochannejhad fouled by Juwon Oshaniwa, the ref awards a free kick. Javad Nekounam takes the free kick.

77:30
Substitution
 

Ashkan Dejagah leaves the field to be replaced by Alireza Jahanbakhsh.

75:35
 

Ogenyi Onazi takes a shot. Alireza Haghighi safely holds on.

74:35
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Peter Odemwingie by Andranik Teymourian. Andranik Teymourian receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Free kick taken by Ogenyi Onazi.

73:46
 

Ogenyi Onazi fouled by Reza Ghoochannejhad, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Joseph Yobo.

70:01
 

Header by Shola Ameobi misses right.

68:25
Substitution
 

Peter Odemwingie on for Ramon Azeez.

68:14
 

Corner taken by Ahmed Musa from the right by-line.

67:37
 

Andranik Teymourian gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Ramon Azeez. Free kick taken by John Mikel.

66:37
 

Reza Ghoochannejhad takes a shot.

65:27
 

Unfair challenge on Mehrdad Pouladi by Emmanuel Emenike results in a free kick. Ehsan Hajsafi crosses the ball in from the free kick.

64:58
 

Corner taken by Ashkan Dejagah from the right by-line.

62:52
 

Unfair challenge on Ogenyi Onazi by Andranik Teymourian results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Juwon Oshaniwa.

62:13
 

Reza Ghoochannejhad takes a shot and went wide of the left-hand upright.

60:07
 

Reza Ghoochannejhad concedes a free kick for a foul on Juwon Oshaniwa. Juwon Oshaniwa takes the free kick.

57:52
 

Emmanuel Emenike has an effort at goal and missed to the right of the goal.

55:37
 

Khosro Heydari fouled by Juwon Oshaniwa, the ref awards a free kick. Alireza Haghighi restarts play with the free kick.

53:40
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Juwon Oshaniwa. Andranik Teymourian manages to make a clearance.

52:24
 

Unfair challenge on John Mikel by Mehrdad Pouladi results in a free kick. Ogenyi Onazi crosses the ball in from the free kick. Alireza Haghighi safely holds on.

51:26
Substitution
 

Shola Ameobi is brought on as a substitute for Victor Moses.

50:17
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ashkan Dejagah by Joseph Yobo. Ashkan Dejagah restarts play with the free kick.

49:38
 

Reza Ghoochannejhad takes a shot and went wide left of the net.

48:50
 

Unfair challenge on Pejman Montazeri by Ahmed Musa results in a free kick. Alireza Haghighi takes the free kick.

46:35 +1.35
 

Javad Nekounam fouled by Ahmed Musa, the ref awards a free kick. Alireza Haghighi takes the free kick.

47:57
 

Corner taken by Victor Moses from the right by-line. Ashkan Dejagah manages to make a clearance.

46:49
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Pejman Montazeri on Juwon Oshaniwa. Joseph Yobo takes the free kick.

Half time
 

The half-time whistle blows.

46:13
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ashkan Dejagah by Ogenyi Onazi. Javad Nekounam takes the free kick.

43:00
 

Foul by Andranik Teymourian on Ramon Azeez, free kick awarded. Ogenyi Onazi takes the free kick.

39:49
 

Emmanuel Emenike takes a shot and missed to the left of the target.

38:10
 

Shot by Ogenyi Onazi missed to the right of the net.

36:33
 

Reza Ghoochannejhad gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Kenneth Omeruo. Kenneth Omeruo restarts play with the free kick.

35:47
 

John Mikel concedes a free kick for a foul on Ashkan Dejagah. Free kick taken by Javad Nekounam.

33:33
 

Corner from the right by-line taken by Ashkan Dejagah. Reza Ghoochannejhad takes a shot. Vincent Enyeama catches the ball.

31:40
 

John Mikel gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Reza Ghoochannejhad. Javad Nekounam takes the free kick.

30:54
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Ahmed Musa.

29:34
 

Pejman Montazeri challenges Ramon Azeez unfairly and gives away a free kick. Shot on goal comes in from Ahmed Musa from the free kick. Alireza Haghighi parries the ball away.

28:51
Substitution
 

Joseph Yobo replaces Godfrey Oboabona.

25:16
 

Victor Moses sends in a cross that goes out.

21:20
 

Handball by Victor Moses. Free kick taken by Alireza Haghighi.

19:06
 

Foul by Reza Ghoochannejhad on Godfrey Oboabona, free kick awarded. Ogenyi Onazi takes the free kick.

18:26
 

John Mikel concedes a free kick for a foul on Reza Ghoochannejhad. Reza Ghoochannejhad takes the free kick.

15:56
 

John Mikel fouled by Reza Ghoochannejhad, the ref awards a free kick. Victor Moses restarts play with the free kick.

12:52
 

John Mikel challenges Reza Ghoochannejhad unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Ehsan Hajsafi.

8:03
 

Ogenyi Onazi has an effort at goal and missed to the left of the target.

7:23
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Alireza Haghighi by John Mikel. Alireza Haghighi restarts play with the free kick.

6:54
 

Corner taken by Victor Moses from the left by-line. Alireza Haghighi fumbles the ball.

2:40
 

Victor Moses takes a shot. Alireza Haghighi safely holds on.

Kick off
 

The game gets underway.