,Russia 2018! Nigeria, Argentina Rivalry in Perspective,
The Super Eagles of Nigeria will be facing Argentina at the FIFA World Cup in Russia later this month. Argentina and Super Eagles have faced off in FIFA competition on a number of occasion, and the familiarity had spelled some memorable events. Nigeria, Argentina rivalry.
The first meeting was in USA 94, Claudio Caniggia was the hero as Argentina beat Nigeria 2-1 in an eventful match. Caniggia cancelled out a Samson Siasia’s early opener before scoring the winning goal minutes later.