Kick-off Time: 7:00pm (Nigerian Time)
Date: Friday, November 13
Venue: Somhlolo National Stadium.
Nigeria’s Super Eagles and their Swaziland counterparts played out a scoreless draw in a 2018 Fifa World Cup qualifying match at the Somhlolo National Stadium in Lobamba on Friday.
90+4′ Shehu Abdullahi of Nigeria booked for a foul on Tsabedze
84′ Nigeria chance! Ighalo’s shot blocked and the Swazis counter but ref blows for offside
75′ Swaziland sub. Pamla on, Lukhele off
71′ Nigeria sub. Obafemi Martins on, Mikel off
66′ Nigeria sub. Kelechi Iheanacho on, Rabiu Ibrahim who only came at the start of the second half is off.
62′ Point blank save by Ikeme to keep out Swaziland’s Lukhele
56′ Mikel slips Musa through on the right and the winger’s cross is saved by the Swaziland keeper.
50′ Swazi chance! Tsabedze drives it left-footed from the edge of the box. Off target
46′ Straight off from start of the second half, Ighalo (Nigeria) benefits from an error but blazes over
46′ Swaziland 0-0 Nigeria. Nigeria sub. Rabiu Ibrahim on for Igbonu. Second half kicks off
45+2′ HT Swaziland 0-0 Nigeria. After 3 minutes of added time, referee Akintoye Koole from Benin Republic whistles for half time.
45′ Oboabona (Nigeria) is booked for a foul
40′ Swaziland are now growing in confidence as we near the break.
35′ Nigeria lay siege to Swazi’s goal but no space to pull the trigger.
31′ Swaziland chance from a corner, headed just inches off target.
18′ Swaziland get first sight of Nigeria’s goal, Ikeme (Nigeria) catches the crossed-ball with ease.
17′ Super Eagles pressing high up as Ahmed Musa shoots over from range
6′ Game resumes after being held up following injuries to players of both teams.
0′ Swaziland get the game underway