Ghana Nigeria vs Usa Iran
NIGERIA vs IRAN – 10pm
Nigeria and Iran meet for the first time in a competitive fixture. Iran had four friendly matches before the kickoff of the World Cup tournament and was unbeaten in all their games. The Nigerians friendly games did go as per the script; the super eagles drew two and lost the last one against USA 2-1. this notwithstanding, Nigeria is up to the task ahead with a fully fit squad and leading the line of attack will be the winger, Victor Moses.
NIGERIA – Enyeama, Elderson, Oboabona, Omeruo, Ambrose, Onazi, Mikel, Ondemwingie, Musa, Moses and Enmenike.
IRAN – Davari, Heydari, Hosseini, Montazeri, Hajagah, Nekouna, Trymourian, Jahanbakhsh, Ghoochanneyhad and Shojael.
GHANA vs USA – 1am
Ghana is one of the promising team in Africa but was drawn in a tough group that includes the three times world champions, Germany. The Black Stars have to win this game against a stubborn USA if they have any hopes of qualifying past the group stage. Ghana will mainly rely on their target man Asamoah Gyan who will be marking his 3rd appearance in the World Cup.
GHANA – Kingson, Pantsil, Mensah, Illiasu, Mohammed, Dramani, Essien, Boateng, Apiah, Amoah and Pimpong.
USA – Keller, Cherundolo, Conrad, Onyewu, Bocanegra, Lewis, Reyna, Dempsey, Donovan, McBride and Beasley.
THE BIG FACE-OFF
PORTUGAL vs GERMANY – 7pm
A clash of ‘class and cash’ will go down tonight as world class players fight for their country pride. The two teams have met nine times and Germany won 5 and drew 3, while Portugal has only won once. According to Fifa rankings, Germany is second while their opponents are ranked 4th. C. Ronaldo and M. Ozil are players to look out for tonight.
GERMANY – Neuer, Benedikt, Martesacker, Hummels, Durm, Khedira, Lahm, Muller, Ozil, Podolski and Gotze.
PORTUGAL – Patricio, Conetrao, Pepe, Alves, Pereira, Moutinho, Carvalho, Meireles, Ronaldo, Almeida and Verela.