Mexico 2-2 Nigeria: As It Happened

Ed DoveContributor IIIMay 31, 2013

International Friendly: Mexico v. Nigeria--Reliant Stadium, Houston, TX

Nigeria 2-2 Mexico

The Super Eagles and El Tri play out an exciting, and at times intoxicating, 2-2 draw at the Reliant Stadium, Houston. Both teams looked keen to put recent disappointments behind them to secure a win, and ultimately, the pair will be able to take key positives from the performance.

Look out for much more reaction and comment on Bleacher Report over the coming hours and days.

Goals: Hernandez 2, Brown (pen), Torrado (o.g.)


Nigeria: Ejide (Enyeama): Efe, Oboabona, Omeruo, Echiejile; Ogu, Onazi, Mba; Oduamadi (Nwachukwu), Akpala (Babatunde), Brown (Ujah)

Mexico: Corona; Meza (Aquino), Reyes, Rodriguez (Mier), Salcido; Barrera, Zavala, Torrado (Flores), Guardado (Jimenez); De Nigris (Herrera), Hernandez (Reyna)