The country had arranged the friendly to retire their number 14 jersey which the former footballer had worn at his peak, BBC reports.
Weah is a son of Liberia President George Weah, a former FIFA Player of the Year, and Carter-Vickers is a son of former National Basketball Association player Howard Carter.
There was better news for the other Weah in action, though, as teenager Timothy helped U.S. record a 1-0 triumph over Mexico.
Alas, Weah didn't manage to add to his global goal tally, but he did last an entirely impressive 79 minutes before being subbed off to a standing ovation.Читайте также: Finau earns final United States of America wild card selection for Ryder Cup
However, fans were stunned when the former Paris Saint-Germain and AC Milan striker led the line within the starting XI, almost two decades since announcing his retirement.
Leicester's Wilfred Ndidi and fellow midfielder Peter Etebo, of Stoke City started while Kelechi Iheanacho featured as a second-half substitute.
Weah, who scored a landslide victory in presidential elections last December, is the only African footballer to win the world and European awards.
Nigeria took the lead after 12 minutes when Henry Onyekuru found the top corner before Simeon Nwankwo doubled their advantage just after the half-hour mark with a header.При любом использовании материалов сайта и дочерних проектов, гиперссылка на обязательна.
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