Sports Rio Olympics Semi Final: Nigeria vs Germany - Key Match Facts

Nigeria is set for a showdown with Germany to battle for the qualification ticket to the final of the men's football competition at the 2016 Olympics in Brazil.

The match will start by 8pm Nigerian time.

Here are the key match stats about the clash:

1. Both teams have lost just one match in the competition. Nigeria won the other three of its games while Germany won one and drew the remaining two.

2. Nigeria qualified top of its group while Germany was second in Group C.

3. Both teams are among the teams with the highest number of goals in the competition

4. Nigeria has scored 8 goals in its four matches while Germany has 19 goals.

5. Germany’s Serge Gnabry is the leading goal scorer at the Olympics with six goals. The Arsenal player has scored in all of his four appearances.

6. Germany conceded 5 goals in their first two matches and kept clean sheets in their last two.

7. Nigeria have conceded 6 goals in the competition, two clean sheets included as well.

8. Nigeria's highest scorer, Etebo, is injured and it's unknown if he'll feature.


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