Nigeria’s Olympic Eagles crash out as Germany defeat the Nigeria squad.2:0
The opening goal came soon after when Lukas Klostermann tapped in from an inventive move that carved the Nigerian defence open. The defender was left unmarked in front of an unguarded net.
The Olympic Eagles were almost level three minutes later, but Sadiq Umar failed to take advantage of goalkeeper Timo Horn’s error.
In the 31st minute, Mikel Obi left two Germany defenders on the floor with deft feints but his shot from inside the box was blocked.
Nigeria’s Olympic Eagles’ dreams of winning the men’s football gold medal here at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games were ended on Wednesday