Argentina Vs France FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 – Round of 16

Posted on June 30, 2018, 3:53 am
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FIFA World Round of 16 – France vs Argentina (30th Jun 2018) Live Streaming, Line up, Match Preview, Full Squad List, Head to Head record

Argentina and Nigeria are the top most strong teams in upcoming FIFA World Cup 2018 where both of them are placed in the same group. Their group is D where rest two teammates are Iceland and Croatia. According to the schedule, this two giant teams Argentina vs Nigeria in the group stage which will be the 39th match of the tournament. The match will take place in 26th June, 2018 at Krestovsky Stadium in Saint Petersburg,Russia.

Argentina vs France Live Stream Free

Stream Start 10 minute before kick-off

Argentina vs Nigeria Fifa world cup 2018 SportsEon

Let’s check their complete match preview below.

Argentina Vs Nigeria

  • Match Between – Argentina Vs Nigeria
  • Date – 26th June, 2018
  • Kick Off – 21:00 MSK (UTC+3)
  • Day – Tuesday
  • Venue – Krestovsky Stadium
  • Seats Capacity – 67,000
  • Address – Krestovsky Island, Saint Petersburg, Russia
  • Tournament – FIFA World Cup 2018
  • Match No. – 39th

Argentina Vs Nigeria Head To Head

Argentina and Nigeria faced against each other several times. They first met in 1995 and in 14th November, 2018 they played last time. In the meantime, Argentina and Nigeria played against each other eight times so far. Among them Argentina won five times and Nigeria won twice times so far. One match ended with no result.

  • Total Played – 8th
  • Argentina Won – 5th
  • Nigeria Won – 2nd
  • Draw – Once
  • No Result – 0
25 Jun 1994 Argentina v Nigeria L 2-1 FIFA World Cup
10 Jan 1995 Nigeria v Argentina D 0-0 FIFA Confederations Cup
02 Jun 2002 Argentina v Nigeria L 1-0 FIFA World Cup
12 Jun 2010 Argentina v Nigeria L 1-0 FIFA World Cup
01 Jun 2011 Nigeria v Argentina W 4-1 International Friendly
06 Sep 2011 Argentina v Nigeria L 3-1 International Friendly
25 Jun 2014 Nigeria v Argentina L 2-3 FIFA World Cup
14 Nov 2017 Argentina v Nigeria W 2-4 International Friendly

Argentina team Squad

 Willy Caballero (GK), Sergio Romero (GK), Nahuel Guzman (GK), Javier Mascherano (DF), Marcos Rojo (DF), Nicolas Otamendi (DF), Ramiro Funes Mori (DF), Gabriel Mercado (DF), Federico Fazio (DF), Nicolas Tagliafico (DF), Ever Banega (MF), Angel Di Maria (MF), Fabricio Bustos (DF), Lucas Biglia (MF), Marcos Acuna (MF), Eduardo Salvio (MF), Diego Perotti (MF), Leandro Paredes (MF), Maximiliano Meza (MF), Manuel Lanzini (MF), Giovani Lo Celso (MF), Sergio Aguero (FW), Pablo Perez (MF), Lionel Messi (FW & Captain), Cristian Pavon (FW), Gonzalo Higuain (FW), Lautaro Martinez (FW), Angel Correa (FW), Paulo Dybala (FW).

Coaching Staff

  • Manager – Jorge Sampaoli

FIFA World Cup 2018 Russia 

Word Cup 2018 Russia Argentina Best XI

  1. Sergio Romero (GK)
  2. Javier Mascherano (DF)
  3. Nicolas Otamendi (DF)
  4. Angel Di Maria (MF)
  5. Gabriel Mercado (DF)
  6. Lucas Biglia (MF)
  7. Eduardo Salvio (MF)
  8. Pablo Perez (MF)
  9. Paulo Dybala (FW)
  10. Sergio Aguero (FW)
  11. Lionel Messi (FW & Captain)

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Argentina Formation  3 – 4 – 3

Nigeria National Team Player List

 Francis Uzoho (GK), Ikechukwu Ezenwa (GK), Daniel Akpeyi (GK), Elderson Echiejile (DF), Shehu Abdullahi (DF), Kenneth Omeruo (DF), William Troost-Ekong (DF), Stephen Eze (DF), Leon Balogun (DF), Ola Aina (DF), Tyronne Ebuehi (DF), Brian Idowu (DF), Chidozie Awaziem (DF), John Obi Mikel (MF & Captain), Moses Simon (MF), Ogenyi Onazi (MF), John Ogu (MF), Wilfred Ndidi (MF), Joel Obi (MF), Oghenekaro Etebo (MF), Ahmed Musa (FW), Uche Henry Agbo (MF), Victor Moses (FW), Kelechi Iheanacho (FW), Alex Iwobi (FW), Odion Ighalo (FW), Gabriel Okechukwu (FW), Junior Ajayi (FW).

Managing Nigeria

  • Manager – Gernot Rohr (Germany)

Word Cup Nigeria Team

  1. Ikechukwu Ezenwa (GK)
  2. Stephen Eze (DF)
  3. Ola Aina (DF)
  4. Leon Balogun (DF)
  5. Chidozie Awaziem (DF)
  6. John Obi Mikel (MF & Captain)
  7. Joel Obi (MF)
  8. Wilfred Ndidi (MF)
  9. Victor Moses (FW)
  10. Alex Iwobi (FW)
  11. Kelechi Iheanacho (FW)

Nigeria Formation 4 – 4 – 2

Nigeria vs Argentina Prediction

 It seems tough to predict the possible winner of the match between Nigeria and Argentina. Though, according to the calculation Argentina is much better than Nigeria. They have strong team squad which is led by Lionel Messi. But in the field it could be different. But still we can keep Argentina ahead of Nigeria in the match. So, the prediction is Argentina 2 – 1 Nigeria.

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