Thursday, August 21, 2008

Nigeria Breeze Past Belgium For Olympic Final Appearance

Nigeria's Olympic team has powered into the final of the men's competition in the Beijing Olympics with a 4-1 win over surprise semi-finalists Belgium in Shanghai. They will now face Argentina after the reigning champions beat Brazil in the other semi. Olubayo Adefemi gave Nigeria an early lead, with Chinedu Ogbuke Obasi getting the second after half-time. Obasi scored his second and Chibuzor Okonkwo hit the fourth before Laurent Ciman claimed a late consolation goal.

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