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Nigerian heartbreak as Germany advance to quarter finals

7 October 2009 22:28

Germany scored in the dying minutes to beat Nigeria 3-2 and advance to the quarter final stage at the World Youth Championship in Egypt.

After a goalless first half at Mubarak International Stadium in Giza, Nigeria went ahead through Danny Uchechi in the 51st minute.

Bjorn Kopplin leveled a minute later but Rabiu Ibrahim restored Nigeria's advantage in the 68th.

Germany had the final say however, despite being a man down following Tobias Kempe's red card in the 64th minute. Mario Vrancic made it 2-2 in the 75th and Kopplin netted the winning goal in the last minute of regular time, 3-2.

The Germans now face Brazil in a top level quarter final clash on Sunday, October 10.

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Competition
U20 World Cup
Date
7 October 2009
Kick-off
20:00
Half-time
0 - 0
Full-time
3 - 2

Goals

0 - 1
B. Kopplin 52'  
1 - 1
1 - 2
2 - 2
B. Kopplin 90'  
3 - 2

Lineups

# Player Bookings
1
13 52' 90'
3 56'
2
6 45'
5
17
18 64'
10
4
9
 
# Player Bookings
12
6
20
3
4
10 68'
15
8
7
11 51'
16
Coach: S. Siasia

Substitutes

# Player Bookings
16
8 75' 90'
# Player Bookings
18
2

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