Published: Wed, November 15, 2017
Sports | By Spencer Underwood

Argentina vs Nigeria: how and where to watch

Argentina vs Nigeria: how and where to watch

Dario Benedetto replaced Aguero in the lineup, but Nigeria rallied with three second-half goals to win 4-2, handing Argentina their first friendly defeat since November 2014.

The free kick was the fall out of the infringement on Iwobi by Mascherano around the box in the 44th minute.

Man of the match Iwobi, however drew Nigeria level with the Argies in the 52nd minute after he combined well with strike partner Iheanacho.

Toyin Ibitoye, the Super Eagles media officer, who said this in an interview on Monday, noted that Amaju Pinnick, the NFF President, has raised the possibility of moving the Nation Cup qualifiers from March so that World Cup bound teams could use the window to flawless their preparations.

With team captain John Obi Mikel expected to return to the Super Eagles' midfield, Wilfred Ndidi is also expected to keep his place with Rohr expected to decide between the duo of Oghenekaro Etebo and John Ogu who were both impressive against Algeria in Constantine last Friday.

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He also led the team to the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation.

"It is good victory for us but it doesn't mean we've become favorites to win the World Cup".

"My biggest worry was the way the team played when we were behind. We stay humble & realize we have more work to do", he stated.

The Manchester City striker was substituted at half-time, triggering a staggering collapse from the South Americans at the Krasnodar Stadium.

Troost-Ekong (7/10) - Solid as ever in Eagles defence. He gave a decent out against Argentina.

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