Wednesday, February 20, 2019 | ePaper
Nigeria beat Iceland
Nigeria beat Iceland by two goals to nil in their crucial Group-D match of the FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 at Volgograd in Russia on Friday.
After a barren first half, Ahmed Musa of Nigeria put his team ahead by a spectacular goal in the 49th minute of the play.
Ahmed Musa made it 2-0 by an eye-catching goal in the 75th minute of the clash.
By virtue of yesterday's victory, Nigeria kept their second round hope alive.
Croatia moved to the second round from Group-D securing six points from two matches.
On the other hand, Nigeria gained three points from two matches.
Argentina and Iceland earned one point each from their respective two matches.