Nigeria vs Mexico - International Football Friendly (live)

Nigeria will be playing an International Football Friendly match against Mexico. The match will be played in the U.S. on March 6, 01:30 GMT.

Mexico, like African champions- Nigeria, is among the countries that will participate in the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil.

You can follow this match live here as well as the live scores and commentaries.



90′ and the referee gives the final whistle, it was an outstanding game!! thank you ladies and gentlmen, StarAfrica fans for following this game with us

87′ Another brilliant save by Enyeama, the keeper is having a great game

78′ Both teams are playing offensive play, and they are threatening with many scoring opportunities but no one could reach the net

70′ Substitution  O. Peralta  R. Jiménez

66′ Substitution  Leon-Aderemi Balogun  Azubuike Egwueke

64′ Substitution  J. Medina  C. Peña

64′ Substitution  D. Reyes  Rodríguez

60′ Substitution  Ahmed Musa  Victor Obinna

57′ Enyeama is just brilliant today, and is saving a lot of chances and precenting Mexico from scoring!! what a world class goal keeper

52′ A strong run down the right by Moses but Nigeria have to retreat having come under pressure from El Tri in midfield

48′ Musa’s effort goes too weak to pose any threat to the keeper

46′ Mexico doesn’t give Nigeria a chance to breath, and starts attacking right away

45′ The referee give a signal to start the second half

Substitution  Michael Uchebo  Leon-Aderemi Balogun

Substitution  E. Ambrose  Ramon Azeez

Substitution  Vincent Enyeama  Austin Ejide

Substitution  Chicharito  A. Pulido

Substitution  L. Montes  J. Aquino


45’+2 The referee gives the half-time whistle

45′ the referee counts 2 minutes of additional time

42′ Obi Mikel is injured after a challenge with a Mexican player, all our hopes are with him to recover and continue the game

37′ Both teams are exchanging attacks, with Mexico being more dangerous so far

30′ Mexico forwards misses a clear chance to score a goal, a face to face chance strangely missed

26′ Wonderful chance for Mexico to score, an amazing header saved brilliantly by the keeper

23′ What a fabulous effort from outside the box from Herrera, the ball was few inches far from the bar

20′ A freekick given to Mexico, poorly played and interceted by Nigeria’s wall

19′ the rythme of the game is very quick, this is definitly the type of matches we want to watch

18′ Amazing run by Moses after intercepting the ball in the midfield, his effort ends by shot without any danger

12′ The goalkeeper is injured during a routine save by an on-rushing Nigerian attacker

9′ Nigeria almost went ahead there, Emenike’s shot is stopped by Ochao and the Eagles win a free kick. Ochoa once again saves a shot from outside the box. Nigeria looking dangerous as Mexico are rescued twice by the last man.

7′ The CSKA man shoots wide from outside the box after profiting from a quick lay off. Never looked like troubling Ochoa in the Mexican goal

6′ After a period that looked like Nigeria would break El Tri defences via debutant Michael Uchebo, Mexico get themselves back into this game stringing a few passes in front of the Nigerian defence. But the Eagles win back control via a throw in.

5′ Nigeria win a a corner kick off a free kick sent into the box, Moses takes it but is cleared as Ambrose sends it back in before Mexico eventually clear their area.

1′ Both teams are turned out in their new World Cup kits, Mexico in red on blue while Nigeria are in their away strip of white and green.

0′ The game has gotten underway now and one can hear a boisterous cheer from the huge crowd.




Mexico: Aguilar P, Guardado A, Hernandez J, Herrera H, Marquez R, Medina J, Montes L, Moreno H, Ochoa G, Peralta O, Reyes D

Nigeria: Ambrose E, Echiejile U, Emenike E, Enyeama V, Mikel J. O, Moses V, Musa A, Oboabona G, Omeruo K, Onazi O, Uchebo M