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  • June 19th 1998 (17:30)
    Paris, Parc des Princes
    NIGERIA - BULGARIA
    1-0 (1-0)
    
         GOALS             27'  1-0  Victor Ikpeba (assist - Daniel Amokachi)
    
    
         REFEREE           Mario Sanchez Yanten (Chile)
         LINESMEN          Jorge Diaz Galvez (Chile)
                           Arnaldo Pinto (Brazil)
         4TH OFFICIAL      Marcio Rezende Freitas (Brazil)
    
         YELLOW CARDS      20'  Mutiu Adepoju (NGR)
                           44'  Uche Okechukwu (NGR)
                           49'  Victor Ikpeba (NGR)
                           66'  Ilian Iliev (BUL)
                           70'  Augustine Okocha (NGR)
                           78'  Radostin Kischichev (BUL)
    
         RED CARDS         -
    
         ATTENDANCE        45,500
    
    
    
    
         NIGERIA                          AGE   D.O.B.        CLUB
          1 GK Peter Rufai                 34   24 Aug 1963   Deportivo La Coruņa (SPA)
          3 DF Celestine Babayaro          19   29 Aug 1978   Chelsea (ENG)
          5 DF Uche Okechukwu (c)          30   27 Sep 1967   Fenerbahce (TUR)
          6 DF Taribo West                 24   26 Mar 1974   Internazionale (ITA)
          8 MD Mutiu Adepoju               27   22 Dec 1970   Real Sociedad (SPA)
         10 MD Augustine Okocha            24   14 Aug 1973   Fenerbahce (TUR)
         11 MD Garba Lawal                 24   22 May 1974   Roda Kerkrade (NED)
         15 MD Sunday Oliseh               23   14 Sep 1974   Ajax (NED)
          7 FW Finidi George         (-85) 27   15 Apr 1971   Real Betis (SPA)
         14 FW Daniel Amokachi       (-67) 25   30 Dec 1972   Besiktas (TUR)
         20 FW Victor Ikpeba         (-76) 25   12 Jun 1973   AS Monaco (FRA)
    
         Substitutes
         13 MD Tijani Babangida      (+85) 24   25 Sep 1973   Ajax (NED)
          4 FW Nwankwo Kanu          (+67) 21   01 Aug 1976   Internazionale (ITA)
          9 FW Rashidi Yekini        (+76) 34   23 Oct 1963   FC Zürich (SWI)
    
         Coach: Bora Milutinovic (YUG)     53   07 Sep 1944
    
    
    
         BULGARIA                         AGE   D.O.B.        CLUB
          1 GK Zdravko Zdravkov            27   04 Oct 1970   Istanbulspor (TUR)
          2 DF Radostin Kischichev         23   30 Jul 1974   Bursaspor (TUR)
          3 DF Trifon Ivanov (c)           32   27 Jul 1965   CSKA Sofia
          4 DF Ivailo Petkov               22   24 Mar 1976   Litex Lovech
         13 DF Gocho Guintchev             28   02 Dec 1969   Antalyaspor (TUR)
          6 MD Zlatko Yankov         (-85) 32   07 Jun 1966   Besiktas (TUR)
         10 MD Krassimir Balakov           32   29 Mar 1966   VfB Stuttgart (GER)
         11 MD Ilian Iliev           (-66) 29   02 Jul 1968   Bursaspor (TUR)
          7 FW Emil Kostadinov             30   12 Aug 1967   CSKA Sofia
          8 FW Hristo Stoitchkov           32   08 Feb 1966   CSKA Sofia
         14 FW Marian Hristov        (-46) 24   29 Jul 1973   1.FC Kaiserslautern (GER)
    
         Substitutes
         18 MD Daniel Borimirov      (+46) 28   15 Jan 1970   TSV Munich 1860 (GER)
         19 MD Georgi Batchev        (+85) 21   18 Apr 1977   Slavia Sofia
          9 FW Luboslav Penev        (+66) 31   31 Aug 1966   SD Compostela (SPA)
    
         Coach: Christo Bonev              51   03 Feb 1947
    
    
    
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