Nigeria vs Argentina Live Football Match Scorecard

FT

Group D | 26 Jun

Saint Petersburg Stadium

Nigeria

1
  • 51’ Victor Moses
2

Argentina

  • 14’ Lionel Messi
  • 86’ Marcos Rojo
  • Nigeria
  • Key Stats
  • Argentina
  • 1
  • Goals
  • 2
  • 9
  • TOTAL SHOTS
  • 8
  • 32
  • BALL POSSESSION
  • 68
  • 3
  • SHOTS ON TARGET
  • 4
  • 3
  • CORNERS
  • 5
  • 14
  • CROSSES
  • 20
  • 851
  • TOUCHES
  • 1781
  • 300
  • PASSES
  • 626
  • 90'

    Game Over

    Nigeria 1 - 2 Argentina

  • 90'

    Goal Kick

    Francis Uzoho (Nigeria)

  • 90'

    Throw-In

    Brian Idowu (Nigeria)

  • 90'

    Free Kick

    Gabriel Mercado (Argentina)

  • 90'

    Yellow Card

    Lionel Messi (Argentina)

  • 90'

    Foul

    Simeon Nwankwo fouled by Javier Mascherano (Nigeria)

  • 90'

    Throw-In

    Brian Idowu (Nigeria)

  • 90'

    Free Kick

    Javier Mascherano (Argentina)

  • 90'

    Foul

    John Obi Mikel fouled by Lionel Messi (Nigeria)

  • 90'

    Throw-In

    Brian Idowu (Nigeria)

  • 90'

    Substitution

    Simeon Nwankwo (on). Ahmed Musa (off). (Nigeria)

  • 90'

    Throw-In

    Maximiliano Meza (Argentina)

  • 90'

    Goal Kick

    Francis Uzoho (Nigeria)

  • 90'

    Yellow Card

    John Obi Mikel (Nigeria)

  • 90'

    Cross

    Lionel Messi (Argentina)

  • 90'

    Injury Time

    Injury Time

  • 90'

    Throw-In

    Victor Moses (Nigeria)

  • 90'

    Throw-In

    Maximiliano Meza (Argentina)

  • 90'

    Substitution

    Alex Iwobi (on). Kenneth Omeruo (off). (Nigeria)

  • 89'

    Free Kick

    William Ekong (Nigeria)

  • 88'

    Foul

    Lionel Messi fouled by Kenneth Omeruo (Argentina)

  • 86'

    Goal

    Marcos Rojo. Assist by Gabriel Mercado (Argentina)

  • 86'

    Shot on Goal

    Marcos Rojo (Argentina)

  • 86'

    Cross

    Gabriel Mercado (Argentina)

  • 85'

    Goal Kick

    Franco Armani (Argentina)

  • 84'

    Shot

    Oghenekaro Etebo (Nigeria)

  • 84'

    Free Kick

    Oghenekaro Etebo (Nigeria)

  • 84'

    Foul

    Ever Banega fouled by Onyinye Ndidi (Argentina)

  • 83'

    Shot on Goal

    Odion Ighalo (Nigeria)

  • 83'

    Free Kick

    Francis Uzoho (Nigeria)

  • 83'

    Foul

    Cristian Pavon fouled by Ahmed Musa (Argentina)

  • 82'

    Cross

    Ever Banega (Argentina)

  • 82'

    Corner Kick

    Ever Banega (Argentina)

  • 82'

    Cross

    Cristian Pavon (Argentina)

  • 82'

    Cross

    Gabriel Mercado (Argentina)

  • 82'

    Free Kick

    Javier Mascherano (Argentina)

  • 82'

    Foul

    Ahmed Musa fouled by Javier Mascherano (Nigeria)

  • 81'

    Throw-In

    Marcos Rojo (Argentina)

  • 81'

    Goal Kick

    Francis Uzoho (Nigeria)

  • 80'

    Shot

    Gonzalo Higuain (Argentina)

  • 80'

    Cross

    Marcos Rojo (Argentina)

  • 80'

    Throw-In

    Brian Idowu (Nigeria)

  • 80'

    Substitution

    Sergio Aguero (on). Nicolas Tagliafico (off). (Argentina)

  • 79'

    Shot

    Nicolas Tagliafico (Argentina)

  • 79'

    Cross

    Ever Banega (Argentina)

  • 78'

    Throw-In

    Victor Moses (Nigeria)

  • 77'

    Goal Kick

    Franco Armani (Argentina)

  • 75'

    Shot

    Odion Ighalo (Nigeria)

  • 75'

    Cross

    Ahmed Musa (Nigeria)

  • 75'

    Cross

    Cristian Pavon (Argentina)

  • 75'

    Corner Kick

    Cristian Pavon (Argentina)

  • 75'

    Cross

    Gabriel Mercado (Argentina)

  • 74'

    Free Kick

    Ever Banega (Argentina)

  • 74'

    Foul

    Odion Ighalo fouled by Marcos Rojo (Nigeria)

  • 74'

    Free Kick

    Javier Mascherano (Argentina)

  • 74'

    Foul

    Onyinye Ndidi fouled by Nicolas Tagliafico (Nigeria)

  • 74'

    Goal Kick

    Francis Uzoho (Nigeria)

  • 73'

    Cross

    Cristian Pavon (Argentina)

  • 73'

    Corner Kick

    Cristian Pavon (Argentina)

  • 72'

    Cross

    Lionel Messi (Argentina)

  • 72'

    Goal Kick

    Franco Armani (Argentina)

  • 72'

    Substitution

    Maximiliano Meza (on). Angel Di Maria (off). (Argentina)

  • 71'

    Shot

    Onyinye Ndidi (Nigeria)

  • 71'

    Cross

    Gonzalo Higuain (Argentina)

  • 70'

    Free Kick

    Marcos Rojo (Argentina)

  • 70'

    Foul

    Odion Ighalo fouled by Marcos Rojo (Nigeria)

  • 70'

    Throw-In

    Victor Moses (Nigeria)

  • 69'

    Throw-In

    Angel Di Maria (Argentina)

  • 69'

    Corner Kick

    Cristian Pavon (Argentina)

  • 68'

    Throw-In

    Gabriel Mercado (Argentina)

  • 68'

    Free Kick

    Ever Banega (Argentina)

  • 68'

    Foul

    Onyinye Ndidi fouled by Ever Banega (Nigeria)

  • 67'

    Throw-In

    Javier Mascherano (Argentina)

  • 67'

    Throw-In

    Nicolas Tagliafico (Argentina)

  • 66'

    Cross

    Cristian Pavon (Argentina)

  • 66'

    Throw-In

    Victor Moses (Nigeria)

  • 65'

    Free Kick

    John Obi Mikel (Nigeria)

  • 64'

    Yellow Card

    Ever Banega (Argentina)

  • 64'

    Foul

    Ever Banega fouled by Onyinye Ndidi (Argentina)

  • 64'

    Free Kick

    Lionel Messi (Argentina)

  • 64'

    Foul

    Kenneth Omeruo fouled by Lionel Messi (Nigeria)

  • 63'

    Cross

    Angel Di Maria (Argentina)

  • 63'

    Throw-In

    Gabriel Mercado (Argentina)

  • 63'

    Goal Kick

    Francis Uzoho (Nigeria)

  • 62'

    Corner Kick

    Ever Banega (Argentina)

  • 62'

    Cross

    Cristian Pavon (Argentina)

  • 61'

    Throw-In

    Victor Moses (Nigeria)

  • 61'

    Goal Kick

    Francis Uzoho (Nigeria)

  • 61'

    Substitution

    Cristian Pavon (on). Enzo Perez (off). (Argentina)

  • 59'

    Throw-In

    Gabriel Mercado (Argentina)

  • 59'

    Cross

    Ahmed Musa (Nigeria)

  • 59'

    Throw-In

    Brian Idowu (Nigeria)

  • 58'

    Free Kick

    Lionel Messi (Argentina)

  • 58'

    Foul

    Oghenekaro Etebo fouled by Lionel Messi (Nigeria)

  • 58'

    Free Kick

    Javier Mascherano (Argentina)

  • 58'

    Foul

    John Obi Mikel fouled by Enzo Perez (Nigeria)

  • 57'

    Cross

    Ever Banega (Argentina)

  • 57'

    Cross

    Lionel Messi (Argentina)

  • 57'

    Free Kick

    Lionel Messi (Argentina)

  • 56'

    Foul

    Victor Moses (Nigeria)

  • 56'

    Free Kick

    Franco Armani (Argentina)

  • 56'

    Foul

    Onyinye Ndidi fouled by Javier Mascherano (Nigeria)

  • 56'

    Free Kick

    Oghenekaro Etebo (Nigeria)

  • 55'

    Foul

    Nicolas Tagliafico fouled by Odion Ighalo (Argentina)

  • 55'

    Goal Kick

    Franco Armani (Argentina)

  • 54'

    Cross

    Ahmed Musa (Nigeria)

  • 54'

    Throw-In

    Ahmed Musa (Nigeria)

  • 54'

    Cross

    Oghenekaro Etebo (Nigeria)

  • 54'

    Corner Kick

    Oghenekaro Etebo (Nigeria)

  • 53'

    Throw-In

    Victor Moses (Nigeria)

  • 53'

    Throw-In

    Victor Moses (Nigeria)

  • 51'

    Penalty Kick - Goal

    Penalty Kick - Goal - Victor Moses (Nigeria)

  • 51'

    Shot on Goal

    Victor Moses (Nigeria)

  • 51'

    Free Kick

    Victor Moses (Nigeria)

  • 49'

    Yellow Card

    Javier Mascherano (Argentina)

  • 49'

    Foul

    Javier Mascherano fouled by Leon Balogun (Argentina)

  • 49'

    Cross

    Oghenekaro Etebo (Nigeria)

  • 49'

    Corner Kick

    Oghenekaro Etebo (Nigeria)

  • 48'

    Cross

    Ahmed Musa (Nigeria)

  • 48'

    Throw-In

    Ahmed Musa (Nigeria)

  • 48'

    Free Kick

    Oghenekaro Etebo (Nigeria)

  • 47'

    Foul

    Marcos Rojo fouled by Odion Ighalo (Argentina)

  • 46'

    Throw-In

    Nicolas Tagliafico (Argentina)

  • 46'

    Substitution

    Odion Ighalo (on). Kelechi Iheanacho (off). (Nigeria)

  • 46'

    Start Half

    Start Half

  • 45'

    Half Over

    Nigeria 0 - 1 Argentina

  • 45'

    Shot on Goal

    Leon Balogun (Nigeria)

  • 45'

    Cross

    Kelechi Iheanacho (Nigeria)

  • 45'

    Cross

    Oghenekaro Etebo (Nigeria)

  • 45'

    Free Kick

    Oghenekaro Etebo (Nigeria)

  • 45'

    Foul

    Gabriel Mercado fouled by Ahmed Musa (Argentina)

  • 45'

    Injury Time

    Injury Time

  • 45'

    Throw-In

    Gabriel Mercado (Argentina)

  • 44'

    Cross

    Ahmed Musa (Nigeria)

  • 44'

    Throw-In

    Nicolas Tagliafico (Argentina)

  • 44'

    Throw-In

    Victor Moses (Nigeria)

  • 43'

    Throw-In

    Leon Balogun (Nigeria)

  • 42'

    Throw-In

    Victor Moses (Nigeria)

  • 42'

    Throw-In

    Gabriel Mercado (Argentina)

  • 42'

    Shot

    Oghenekaro Etebo (Nigeria)

  • 41'

    Cross

    Ahmed Musa (Nigeria)

  • 41'

    Throw-In

    Ahmed Musa (Nigeria)

  • 40'

    Goal Kick

    Franco Armani (Argentina)

  • 39'

    Free Kick

    Onyinye Ndidi (Nigeria)

  • 39'

    Foul

    Ever Banega fouled by Onyinye Ndidi (Argentina)

  • 39'

    Shot

    Angel Di Maria (Argentina)

  • 38'

    Throw-In

    Nicolas Tagliafico (Argentina)

  • 38'

    Throw-In

    Nicolas Tagliafico (Argentina)

  • 38'

    Throw-In

    Nicolas Tagliafico (Argentina)

  • 38'

    Throw-In

    Nicolas Tagliafico (Argentina)

  • 37'

    Throw-In

    Nicolas Tagliafico (Argentina)

  • 36'

    Free Kick

    John Obi Mikel (Nigeria)

  • 36'

    Foul

    Javier Mascherano fouled by Oghenekaro Etebo (Argentina)

  • 35'

    Free Kick

    Franco Armani (Argentina)

  • 35'

    Foul

    Kelechi Iheanacho fouled by Marcos Rojo (Nigeria)

  • 35'

    Free Kick

    Leon Balogun (Nigeria)

  • 35'

    Offside

    Angel Di Maria (Argentina)

  • 34'

    Shot on Goal

    Lionel Messi (Argentina)

  • 34'

    Free Kick

    Lionel Messi (Argentina)

  • 32'

    Yellow Card

    Leon Balogun (Nigeria)

  • 32'

    Foul

    Leon Balogun fouled by Angel Di Maria (Nigeria)

  • 32'

    Free Kick

    John Obi Mikel (Nigeria)

  • 32'

    Foul

    Enzo Perez fouled by John Obi Mikel (Argentina)

  • 30'

    Throw-In

    Nicolas Tagliafico (Argentina)

  • 29'

    Free Kick

    Gabriel Mercado (Argentina)

  • 29'

    Foul

    Ahmed Musa fouled by Javier Mascherano (Nigeria)

  • 29'

    Free Kick

    Francis Uzoho (Nigeria)

  • 27'

    Foul

    Gonzalo Higuain fouled by Francis Uzoho (Argentina)

  • 27'

    Shot on Goal

    Gonzalo Higuain (Argentina)

  • 27'

    Throw-In

    Nicolas Tagliafico (Argentina)

  • 26'

    Throw-In

    Victor Moses (Nigeria)

  • 26'

    Throw-In

    Nicolas Tagliafico (Argentina)

  • 26'

    Throw-In

    Nicolas Tagliafico (Argentina)

  • 24'

    Throw-In

    Leon Balogun (Nigeria)

  • 22'

    Throw-In

    Leon Balogun (Nigeria)

  • 22'

    Throw-In

    Nicolas Tagliafico (Argentina)

  • 22'

    Throw-In

    Victor Moses (Nigeria)

  • 21'

    Throw-In

    Gabriel Mercado (Argentina)

  • 20'

    Throw-In

    Gabriel Mercado (Argentina)

  • 20'

    Free Kick

    Nicolas Tagliafico (Argentina)

  • 19'

    Foul

    Oghenekaro Etebo fouled by Angel Di Maria (Nigeria)

  • 19'

    Cross

    Kelechi Iheanacho (Nigeria)

  • 19'

    Corner Kick

    Kelechi Iheanacho (Nigeria)

  • 19'

    Cross

    Victor Moses (Nigeria)

  • 18'

    Free Kick

    Francis Uzoho (Nigeria)

  • 18'

    Foul

    Marcos Rojo fouled by William Ekong (Argentina)

  • 18'

    Cross

    Angel Di Maria (Argentina)

  • 18'

    Free Kick

    Angel Di Maria (Argentina)

  • 17'

    Foul

    Leon Balogun fouled by Angel Di Maria (Nigeria)

  • 17'

    Free Kick

    Nicolas Tagliafico (Argentina)

  • 16'

    Foul

    Victor Moses fouled by Nicolas Tagliafico (Nigeria)

  • 14'

    Goal

    Lionel Messi. Assist by Ever Banega (Argentina)

  • 14'

    Shot on Goal

    Lionel Messi (Argentina)

  • 14'

    Free Kick

    Brian Idowu (Nigeria)

  • 14'

    Foul

    Enzo Perez fouled by Brian Idowu (Argentina)

  • 12'

    Free Kick

    Leon Balogun (Nigeria)

  • 12'

    Foul

    Gonzalo Higuain fouled by Oghenekaro Etebo (Argentina)

  • 12'

    Throw-In

    Nicolas Tagliafico (Argentina)

  • 11'

    Throw-In

    Nicolas Otamendi (Argentina)

  • 11'

    Cross

    Gabriel Mercado (Argentina)

  • 10'

    Cross

    Lionel Messi (Argentina)

  • 9'

    Goal Kick

    Franco Armani (Argentina)

  • 9'

    Shot

    Ahmed Musa (Nigeria)

  • 9'

    Cross

    Onyinye Ndidi (Nigeria)

  • 9'

    Throw-In

    Onyinye Ndidi (Nigeria)

  • 8'

    Cross

    Ahmed Musa (Nigeria)

  • 8'

    Goal Kick

    Francis Uzoho (Nigeria)

  • 8'

    Shot

    Nicolas Tagliafico (Argentina)

  • 7'

    Free Kick

    Lionel Messi (Argentina)

  • 7'

    Foul

    John Obi Mikel fouled by Lionel Messi (Nigeria)

  • 7'

    Shot

    Oghenekaro Etebo (Nigeria)

  • 6'

    Throw-In

    Brian Idowu (Nigeria)

  • 6'

    Free Kick

    William Ekong (Nigeria)

  • 5'

    Offside

    Angel Di Maria (Argentina)

  • 5'

    Throw-In

    Brian Idowu (Nigeria)

  • 4'

    Throw-In

    Marcos Rojo (Argentina)

  • 4'

    Free Kick

    Lionel Messi (Argentina)

  • 3'

    Foul

    Brian Idowu fouled by Enzo Perez (Nigeria)

  • 3'

    Throw-In

    Brian Idowu (Nigeria)

  • 3'

    Throw-In

    Nicolas Tagliafico (Argentina)

  • 2'

    Throw-In

    Victor Moses (Nigeria)

  • 1'

    Throw-In

    Gabriel Mercado (Argentina)

  • 1'

    Start Half

    Start Half

Nigeria

  • 23 Francis Uzoho
  • 6 Leon Balogun
  • 5 William Ekong
  • 22 Kenneth Omeruo
    90'
  • 11 Victor Moses
  • 8 Oghenekaro Etebo
  • 10 John Obi Mikel
  • 4 Onyinye Ndidi
  • 2 Bryan Idowu
  • 7 Ahmed Musa
    90'
  • 14 Kelechi Iheanacho
    46'

Substitutes

  • 9 Odion Ighalo
    46'
  • 13 Simeon Nwankwo
    90'
  • 18 Alex Iwobi
    90'
  • 19 John Ogu
  • 15 Joel Obi
  • 21 Tyronne Ebuehi
  • 3 Elderson Echiejile
  • 20 Chidozie Awaziem
  • 12 Abdullahi Shehu
  • 16 Daniel Akpeyi
  • 17 Ogenyi Onazi
  • 1 Ikechukwu Ezenwa

Head Coach

  • Gernot Rohr

Argentina

  • 12 Franco Armani
  • 2 Gabriel Mercado
  • 17 Nicolas Otamendi
  • 16 Marcos Rojo
  • 3 Nicolas Tagliafico
    80'
  • 15 Enzo Perez
    61'
  • 14 Javier Mascherano
  • 7 Ever Banega
  • 11 Angel Di Maria
    72'
  • 10 Lionel Messi
  • 9 Gonzalo Higuain

Substitutes

  • 13 Maximiliano Meza
    72'
  • 19 Sergio Aguero
    80'
  • 22 Cristian Pavon
    61'
  • 5 Lucas Biglia
  • 6 Federico Fazio
  • 20 Giovani
  • 8 Marcos Acuna
  • 21 Paulo Dybala
  • 18 Eduardo Salvio
  • 4 Cristian Ansaldi
  • 23 Willy Caballero
  • 1 Nahuel Guzman

Head Coach

  • Jorge Sampaoli