Nigeria vs Argentina will be very tough game for both team. Super eagles will hope of defeating Argentina to advance to rounds of 16 in ongoing world cup. Argentina will also play out their life to beat Super eagles to order make up for the heavy defeat against Croatia. Rohr will be looking forward to another win after the first win against Iceland. The match kick off by 7 pm on Friday 26th June 2018. The venue will be at Saint Petersburg Stadium St. Petersburg Russia.
All fans around the world are gearing up to watch the beautiful game of football Nigeria vs Argentina match. Here we have Nigeria vs Argentina line-up, formation, TV Channel and Kick off time
Nigeria vs Argentina team news
Both Nigeria and Argentina have been talking tough about the match. Argentina has vowed to defeat Nigeria to give them any chance to qualify for the Second round of the tournament. Lionel Messi who has not scored any goal in Russia has also promised to make up against Nigeria. Lionel Messi is frustrated and desperate to turn Argentina’s World Cup around, according to Javier Mascherano.
Nigeria in other hand, is planning another Argentina fall. A draw for the Super Eagles will take them ahead of Argentine and level points with Iceland if they beat Croatia. Winning for the Eagle will see them qualify for the next stage of the tournament. The match will be the major decider whether or not the Super Eagles will remain in the tournament. Super Eagle coach Rohr has assured Nigerians that Super Eagle will beat Argentina.Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, has confirmed that captain John Mikel Obi sustained a hand injury, during their 2-0 win over Iceland on Friday. He will still feature against Argentina.
Nigeria and Argentina kicked off their respective two matches with Nigeria lost to Croatia and won against Iceland while Argentina was held by Iceland in the first match, lost to Croatia.
Nigeria and Argentina preview matches in the tournament
Croatia 2 – 0 Nigeria
Nigeria 2 – 0 Iceland
Argentina 1 – 1 Iceland
Argentina 0 – 3 Croatia
Nigeria vs Argentina line-up
Nigeria and Argentina have not officially released their line up for the encounter. Super Eagles will be making some chances to the line up of Super Eagle. Rohr will put forward good defending force to at least get a point from the match. The formation is also expected to change to 4-4-2 although yet to be confirmed.
Argentina will be shaking up both their formation and line up
Nigeria starting line up
(Subject to change) Francis Uzoho, William Troost Ekong, Leon Balogun,Brian Idowu, Shehu Abdullahi, John Mikel Obi, ,Etebo Oghenekaro, Wilfred Ndidi, Alex Iwobi, Victor Moses, Odion Ighalo
Argentina possible starting line up
Tagliafico, Otamendi, Mercado, Salvio; Enzo Perez, Mascherano, Banega; Di Maria, Higuain or Aguero, Messi.
Nigeria squad for the world cup
Nigeria vs Argentina formation
The Super Eagle coach has not release the official line up and formation for this match but for the formation we predicted the 4-4-2
Nigeria vs Argentina TV Channel
Which TV channels will bring Nigeria vs Argentina to us live both in Nigeria and Argentina.
Nigerian fans will catch the action live in the following TV channels.
How to watch Nigeria vs Argentina
Nigeria vs Iceland will be shown live on TV channels such as GOTV and DSTV. You can as well join the live streaming online.
Nigeria vs Argentina on GOTV
If you are GOTV subscribers you can watch the match live on SuperSport Select 2.
Nigeria vs Argentina on DSTV
The DSTV subscribers can also watch the match live on SportSport 3 or SportSport 9 Nigeria.
Nigeria vs Argentina on AIT
The African Independence Television AIT will show the match live. If the channel will show the match, it may need to join the BON. You can check how to watch the world cup match live in Nigeria.
Nigeria vs Argentina on NTA, TVC
will Nigeria vs Iceland be shown on NTA or TVC, Nigeria Television Authority will show the match live. Television Continental will also show the match live rather.
Fans from UK can watch live on ITV from 7pm. You will be able to follow the match with Standard Sport’s dedicated blog LIVE from Saint Petersburg Stadium St. Petersburg Russia.
However you can watch the live streaming here
Nigeria vs Argentina Kick off time
When will Croatia vs Nigeria kick off match will kick off exactly 7.00pm at theSaint Petersburg Stadium St. Petersburg Russia.. The date is June 16 2018.
Nigeria vs Argentina Venue
The match will be played at the Saint Petersburg Stadium St. Petersburg Russia.
Nigeria vs Argentina prediction
Although the match is very difficult to predict. The match will end in a draw.