- Nigeria defeated Argentina 4-2 on Tuesday evening in an international friendly
- The Eagles came from two goals down to win the match played in Russia
- Arsenal striker Alex Iwobi scored two goals for Nigeria in this game
Super Eagles of Nigeria on Tuesday night, November 14 produced astonishing performance as they defeated Argentina 4-2 in an explosive international friendly match played in Russia.
But the Super Eagles had to come back from two goals down to beat the South Americans who scored two goals in the first 36th minute.
A gaffe from Nigerian goalie Daniel Akpeyi gave Argentina the chance to score the first goal with a fantastic free kick from Ever Banega who scored in the 28th minute.
Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero scored the second goal for Argentina in the 36th minute after combining well with Angel Di Maria to send Akpeyi the wrong side.
Leicester City striker Kelechi Iheanacho netted the first goal for Nigeria in the 44th minute before Alex Iwobi restored parity for Nigeria in the 51st minute.
Defender Bryan Idowu and Alex Iwobi scored in the 53rd and 73rd minutes respectively as the Super Eagles to condemned Argentina to a 4-2 defeat.