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Greece 0-0 Nigeria: Super Eagles draw again as World Cup preparations continue (VIDEO), (PHOTOS)

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Greece and Nigeria battled to a goalless draw in a pre-World Cup friendly on Tuesday night at the home of the MLS Philadelphia Union, The Daily Mail reports.

There were few scoring chances in one of the final tuneups for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, which begins June 12.

Sneak a way through: Emmanuel Emenike attempts to drive Nigeria on during their goalless draw with Greece

What a save! Vincent Enyeama gets down low to divert Ioannis Fetfatzidis’ effort wide of the post

Premier League quality: Victor Moses sprays the ball about for the Super Eagles in Pennsylvania

The best opportunity came for Greece in the 83rd minute when Giorgios Samaras had a shot blocked from 10 yards and Dimitris Salpingidis followed with a header that missed.

Nigeria countered in the 87th minute when Ogenyi Onazi fired a shot from 25 yards that was saved by goalkeeper Stefanos Kapino.

Greece midfielder Giorgos Karagounis, the 37-year-old captain, played the entire first half, much to the delight of the large contingent of Greek fans in the stadium donning his No 10 jersey.

Dink! Travelling Greek fans were treated to a first half exhibition from captain Giorgos Karagounis

Source: Daily Mail


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