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FIFA World Cup 2018: Five things we learned from World Cup pre-quarters

FIFA World Cup 2018: Spain and Russia to face each other for the knockout.

Moscow, July 4: The Round-of -16 in the 2018 FIFA World Cup finished on Tuesday night and with two days without football before the first of the quarterfinals, here are a few things the past four


Argentina enter World Cup pre-quarters with 2-1 win over Nigeria

St. Petersburg (Russia), June 27: Argentina defeated Nigeria 2-1 in their final Group D match here on Tuesday to enter the FIFA World Cup pre-quarterfinals. Marcos Rojo scored the winner for Argentina in the 87th minute


FIFA World Cup 2018 – Nigeria Vs Argentina – Preview

/ 26 June 2018
Argentina Lionel Messi

Lionel Messi's Argentina would like to win their final group game against Nigeria in the FIFA World Cup 2018. Image Courtesy: Getty Images

The world will be watching Lionel Messi, as he and his Argentina team-mates attempt to rescue their FIFA World Cup 2018 campaign against Nigeria on Tuesday. After two rounds of action in Group D, the


Messi to have more ball time against Nigeria: Sampaoli

Saint Petersburg (Russia), June 26: Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli says star player Lionel Messi will see more of the ball in their crucial Group D match on Tuesday against Nigeria. Argentina suffered a 3-0 loss against


Nigeria coach believes his side can eliminate Argentina

Moscow, June 25: Nigeria’s final Group D game against Argentina promises to be one of the most dramatic to date in the World Cup finals as both sides look to book a place in the last


World Cup: Argentina faces do or die test against Nigeria

St. Petersburg, June 25: Lionel Messi’s Argentina, languishing at the bottom of their group, will know that anything less than a win against Nigeria will knock them out of the FIFA World Cup, when the two


FIFA World Cup: Croatia beat Nigeria 2-0

FIFA World Cup: Croatia beat Nigeria 2-0

Kaliningrad (Russia), June 17: Croatia went to the top of Group D in the FIFA World Cup following their 2-0 easy victory over Nigeria at the Kaliningrad Stadium here on Saturday. Veteran striker Mario Mandzukic played


Nigeria’s Super Eagles ready to fly at World Cup

Abuja, June 5: At the 1994 FIFA World Cup, debutants Nigeria put in an inspiring performance but were ousted in the round of 16. In 2014, some 20 years later, Nigeria reached the same heights and


England beat Nigeria at World Cup warm-up match

FIFA World Cup 2018. (Photo: Twitter/@FIFAWorldCup)

London, June 3: England has defeated Nigeria 2-1 in a World Cup warm-up match at Wembley. Chelsea center back Gary Cahill opened the scoring for the Three Lions by heading home Kieran Trippier’s corner after just


Nigeria host FIFA World Cup trophy

/ 08 March 2018

Lagos, March 8: The World Cup trophy has arrived in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital aboard a chartered flight. Nigeria’s Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung, the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) president Amaju Pinnick and other officials were at the