Saturday, 20 August 2016
Nigeria wins first Rio Olympics medal
3-2 defeat of Honduras to the Nigeria Dream team in Saturday’s bronze medal match gave Nigteria hyer first RIO Olympic medal. MORE PICTURES
A brace from Sadiq Umar in the 34th and 60th minutes and another from Aminu Umar in the 54th minutes were all the Dream Team needed to overcome Honduras.
Honduras made efforts to equalise the encounter after going down 3-0 within 60 minutes of the match but could not stop Nieria from winning its consolatory medal at the Games.