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Super Eagles Shock Argentina 4-2 in Russian Federation

15 November 2017

Aguero had claimed his country's second in the first half to open a 2-0 lead, but the Nigerians struck back to score four in a row. "Up up Super eagles, up up Nigeria".

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

In the 73rd minute, Iwobi got his second goal of the night when he surged past his markers after he received a pass from substitute Ahmed Musa before he fired home.

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The Super Eagles have indeed had a brilliant 2017, overruning their African qualifying Group B opponents on the way to claiming the group's sole Russian Federation 2018 World Cup ticket before Tuesday night's superb victory.

Nigeria national football team players pose prior to the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying football match between Nigeria and Cameroon at Godswill Akpabio International Stadium in Uyo, southern Nigeria, on September 1, 2017.

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

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TyC Sports later reported that the forward later recovered consciousness and underwent tests in hospital, while Dario Benedetto replaced him on the field.

"He will be assessed by the club's medical team ahead of this weekend's Premier League trip to Leicester City". Was he overwhelmed playing against a South American power-house? He gave a decent out against Argentina.

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Super Eagles Shock Argentina 4-2 in Russian Federation