Super Eagles scatters permutations, hits Argentina 4-2 in Russia
First African nation to quality for 2018 World Cup, Nigeria, today Tuesday, rubbished all permutations and analysis by resurrecting from a two goal deficit beat Argentina to 4-2 at full time in a friendly match played Russia.
Ever Banega opened scoring vide a Daniel Akpeyi error in trailing his free kick on time.
Though Lionel Messi was not in Russia, Manchester City’s forward, Kun Aguero, increased the tally to 2-0 in the 37th minute after a strategic build up from the mid field.
However, in a resurrected Super Eagles fight back spirit coordinated from the defence line, Leicester forward Kelechi Iheanacho cycled home a tailored free kick for Nigeria’s openers at the last minute of the first half.
As if more energy is pumped in from second half, Arsenal forward, Alex Iwobi, grabbed a brace in the 52nd and 73rd minute, while new entrant to the national team, Brian Idowu, sealed the deal with another net in the 54th minute.
Business Hilights research showed that this is the highest beating margin so far used to beat the South American football giant, Argentina.