Super eagles outclass Argentina in Russia

Super eagles outclass Argentina in Russia

Nigeria showed class on Tuesday as they came from two goals down to defeat two-time world champions, Argentina 2-4 in an international friendly at the Krasnodar stadium in Russia.

Arsenal man, Alex Iwobi scored two goals in the second half as the Super Eagles showed the world they are ready for Russia 2018.

Ever Banega got the opening goal in in the 28th minute and Sergio Aguero moments after gave Argentina a 2-0 advantage.

Nigeria’s revival began with Ihenacho who scored a superb free-kick on 44 minutes of the first half to reduce the tally to 2-1.

The Eagles took over the second half when Iwobi equalised in the 52nd minute to make it 2-2.

Brian Idowu who was making his debut for Nigeria made it 3-2 in the 54th minute of the game while Iwobi scored his second goal of the game to make it 4-2 and sealed the victory for Nigeria.

This is the first time since 1994 that the Super Eagles will beat Argentina on away soil.