The FIFA World Cup 2018 group-D at the Volgograd Arena Nigeria beat Iceland 2-0

The FIFA World Cup 2018 group-D at the Volgograd Arena Nigeria beat Iceland 2-0

The FIFA World Cup 2018 group-D at the Volgograd Arena. In the competition played on Friday, Nigeria beat Iceland 2-0 to record its first success in the tournament. With this win where Nigeria has 3 vital points, the Argentina squad’s hope of arrived at the Knockout squad in the group have increased slightly after looking at their first win. In this success of Nigeria, his star attacker Ahmed Musa played a significant role, making two goals in the second half to give his squad a fantastic win. Iceland’s squad, who played against Argentina, made a speedy begin against Nigeria. In the third minute he got a good opportunity to score a goal, but by 25 yards of the distance, Gylfi free kick unsuccessful by Nigerian goalkeeper Uzoho failed. After three minutes, Gylfli once again hit the goal, but Uzoho again blocked his effort. After that, Nigeria continued to grasp the ball continuously, but Iceland’s squad was forward in the process. In the 36th minute, Iceland striker Halldorsson and Bodvarsson made a chance to score with a fine combination, but they could not arrive at the conclusion. Immediately before halftime, it was expensive to drop the Bodvarsson of Idowu in Nigeria and the referee showed him the yellow card. Until halftime, both squads could not achieve any goals. In the second half, the Nigerian squads looked changed. Musa, playing as a replacement, did a great job, which was waiting for his supporters for the last 49 minutes. Musa took the cross from Moses in a very balanced way in Iceland’s D, scale the Iceland goalkeeper Halldorsson to deliver the ball to the nets and forward his team 1-0. Even after this, Moses won the hearts of followers from his tough match. In the 74th minute, the first shot of Moses came back from the shot, but in the next minute, Musa spotted three defenders and goalkeeper and gave the team a 2-0 lead. In the 80th minute, Iceland’s Finnbogason was dropped by Nigeria’s Idowu in his D, after which the referee gifted the penalty to Iceland with the help of VAR. Gylfli was called to take this penalty, but the batters the ball over the goal post. With this skid, the opportunity of the return to Iceland came out.

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