CONSTANTINE, Nov. 10, 2017 (AMP) — Russia 2018 (African Qualifiers) : Algeria tied 1-1 with Nigeria (halftime: 0-0), in a World Cup qualifying game on Friday night at the Mohamed Hamlaoui Stadium in Constantine.
No goals in the first half and one each in the second, Brahimi ('88 on penalty) for Algeria, Ogu ('63) for Nigeria.Nigeria secured their ticket to the World Cup finals. Algeria is eliminated.
Fixtures and Results : Third Round Group B
Algeria at the World Cup
- 4 appearances (first in 1982)
- 13 participations in the qualifications (first in 1970)
Nigeria at the World Cup
- 5 appearances (first in 1994)
- 14 participations in the qualifications (first in 1962)