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All the goals as France reach the quarter-final of the World Cup

Nigeria had a goal ruled out for offside in the first half.

FRANCE ARE THROUGH to the quarter-finals of the World Cup following a Paul Pogba header and Joseph Yobo own goal.

Pogba took advantage of a mistake by Vincent Enyeama to cushion his header home in the 79th minute.
http://vine.co/v/MFtQhquuHWu

Minutes later, the game was over when Yobo turned the ball into his own net following another France corner.
http://vine.co/v/MFtEL6nHIZE

Earlier, Nigeria thought they had taken the lead but Emmanuel Emenike’s goal was ruled out for offside.

It was a tight decision, the Fenerbache striker looked in line with the last defender, but the goal didn’t count:
http://vine.co/v/MFtAPeBvrZI

Down the other end, Paul Pogba created and almost finished France’s best opportunity but his shot was well saved by Enyeama in the Nigerian goal:
http://vine.co/v/MFtqTpYFTZj

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