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Argentina gear up for final Group D battle against Nigeria

Argentina gear up for final Group D battle against Nigeria

- Argentina are ready for their final Group D game against the Super Eagles of Nigeria

- The players and their fans were seen singing and dancing ahead of their must win game

- A win for the South Americans against the Super Eagles will send them to the next round

Despite all the reported pressure and angst going on at the camp of the Argentina national team due to their performance so far at the 2018 World Cup, the players are ready for the match against Nigeria.

The players are seen in a video posted by Goal UK dancing with their fans in front of their hotel ahead of their last Group D match with Nigeria.

32-year-old Argentina goalkeeper Nahuel Guzman even got in on the drumming action with the fans who were happy while they sing for their players.

A win for Argentina in their final Group D match against Nigeria will give them a good chance to qualify for the round of 16, but they will also hope that the result between Croatia and Iceland favor them.

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Earlier, had reported how Argentina have gotten only one point from their first game against Iceland, while Nigeria have three points after their win against Iceland.

And ahead of the big encounter on Tuesday, June 26, below is the stats between Argentina and Nigeria since 1994 that they first met in America.

25 June 1994: Nigeria 1 Argentina 2 – Boston, USA (FIFA World Cup)

10 Jan 1995: Argentina 0 Nigeria 0 – Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (FIFA Confederations Cup)

3 Aug 1996: Nigeria 3 Argentina 2 – Georgia, USA (Olympics Final)

2 June 2002: Argentina 1 Nigeria 0 – Ibaraki, Japan (FIFA World Cup)

2 July 2005: Nigeria 1 Argentina 2 – Utrecht, Netherlands (FIFA U20 World Cup Final)

23 Aug 2008: Argentina 1 Nigeria 0 – Beijing, China (Olympics Final)

12 June 2010: Argentina 1 Nigeria 0 – Jo’burg, South Africa (FIFA World Cup)

1 June 2011: Nigeria 4 Argentina 1 – Abuja, Nigeria (Friendly)

6 Sept 2011: Argentina 3 Nigeria 1 – Dhaka, Bangladesh (Friendly)

25 June 2014: Nigeria 2 Argentina 3 – Porto Alegre, Brazil (FIFA World Cup)

14 Nov 2017: Argentina 2 Nigeria 4 – Krasnodar, Russia (Friendly)

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