The Dream Team and Team Nigeria captain at the Rio Olympics gave his side the early lead in the sixteenth minutes with a superb shot. The match against the Danish team was the second quarterfinals of the tournament.
The Team managed to control the tempo of the game throughout the first half.
Arena Fonte Nova was lit when Nigeria’s Aminu Umar got a second goal at the 59 minutes. This was the goal that sealed the victory for the Africa’s giant continent in the semifinals of the Football in men category.
The jet lag team may however be cruising to repeat a similar feat to that of 1996 victory in Atlantic.