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  • June 25th 1994 (16:00)
    Boston, Foxboro Stadium
    ARGENTINA - NIGERIA
    2-1 (2-1)
    
         GOALS              8'  0-1  Samson Siasia (assist - Rashidi Yekini)
                           22'  1-1  Claudio Caniggia
                           29'  2-1  Claudio Caniggia (assist - Diego Maradona)
    
    
         REFEREE           Bo Karlsson (Sweden)
         LINESMEN          Mikael Everstig (Sweden)
                           Luc Adelin Matthys (Belgium)
         4TH OFFICIAL      Leslie Mottram (Scotland)
    
         YELLOW CARDS      20'  Augustine Eguavoen (NGR)
                           53'  Michael Emenalo (NGR)
                           54'  Claudio Caniggia (ARG)
    
         RED CARDS         -
    
         ATTENDANCE        54,453
    
    
    
    
         ARGENTINA                        AGE   D.O.B.        CLUB
         12 GK Luis Islas                  28   22 Dec 1965   Independiente
          3 DF Jose Chamot                 25   17 May 1969   Foggia (ITA)
          4 DF Roberto Sensini       (-87) 27   12 Oct 1966   Parma (ITA)
          6 DF Oscar Ruggeri               32   26 Jan 1962   San Lorenzo
         13 DF Fernando Caceres            25   07 Feb 1969   Real Zaragoza (SPA)
          5 MD Fernando Redondo            25   06 Jun 1969   CD Tenerife (SPA)
         10 MD Diego Maradona (c)          33   30 Oct 1960   Newell's Old Boys
         14 MD Diego Simeone               24   28 Apr 1970   Sevilla (SPA)
          7 FW Claudio Caniggia            27   09 Jan 1967   AS Roma (ITA)
          9 FW Gabriel Batistuta           25   01 Feb 1969   AC Fiorentina (ITA)
         19 FW Abel Balbo            (-71) 28   01 Jun 1966   AS Roma (ITA)
    
         Substitutes
         16 DF Hernan Diaz           (+87) 29   26 Feb 1965   River Plate
         21 MD Alejandro Mancuso     (+71) 25   04 Sep 1968   Boca Juniors
    
         Coach: Alfio Basile               50   01 Nov 1943
    
    
    
         NIGERIA                          AGE   D.O.B.        CLUB
          1 GK Peter Rufai (c)             30   24 Aug 1963   Go Ahead Eagles (NED)
          2 DF Augustine Eguavoen          28   19 Aug 1965   Kortrijk (BEL)
          5 DF Uche Okechukwu              26   27 Sep 1967   Fenerbahce (TUR)
          6 DF Chidi Nwanu                 27   01 Jan 1967   RSC Anderlecht (BEL)
         19 DF Michael Emenalo             28   14 Jul 1965   (no club)
         12 MD Samson Siasia         (-57) 26   14 Aug 1967   Nantes (FRA)
         15 MD Sunday Oliseh         (-86) 19   14 Sep 1974   RC Liege (BEL)
          7 FW Finidi George               23   15 Apr 1971   Ajax (NED)
          9 FW Rashidi Yekini              30   23 Oct 1963   Vitoria Setubal (POR)
         11 FW Emmanuel Amunike            23   25 Dec 1970   Zamalek (EGY)
         14 FW Daniel Amokachi             21   30 Dec 1972   Club Brügge (BEL)
    
         Substitutes
         10 MD Augustine Okocha      (+86) 20   14 Aug 1973   Eintracht Frankfurt (GER)
         21 MD Mutiu Adepoju         (+57) 23   22 Dec 1970   Racing Santander (SPA)
    
         Coach: Clemens Westerhof (NED)    54   03 May 1940
    
    
    

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