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We can beat Argentina again, says Iwobi



We can beat Argentina again, says Iwobi


Super Eagles forward Alex Iwobi is confident Nigeria can replicate their recent victory over Argentina when they clash with the La Albiceleste at the World Cup in June.
The Super Eagles shocked the South Americans when they handed down a 4-2 defeat to the two-time world champions Argentina in Krasnodar last November and Iwobi, who scored two goals in that famous win, believes they can claim their first World Cup victory over the Lionel Messi-led side when the two teams meet again in Russia.
“Argentina were missing their star man (Lionel) Messi, but we were also missing some of our players (for the friendly). We are confident we can repeat that at the World Cup,” the Arsenal forward said in a BBC interview on Tuesday.
“We were unbeaten in the World Cup qualifiers and we are confident and have young talent, who want to prove themselves any time they are on the pitch.”
He also scored the goal that qualified Nigeria to Russia 2018 against Zambia in Uyo in October.

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