Argentina 3 vs. Nigeria 2 in the 2014 World Cup

Information about the 1st Round Group F game played in the 2014 Soccer World Cup between the National Teams of Nigeria and Argentina with details about goals, starters and reserves, substitutions, cards and more.

Game played in the

Date: Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Goals:
Goal min 3
3'
Lionel Messi
4'
Goal min 4
Ahmed Musa
Goal min 45
45'+1'
Lionel Messi
47'
Goal min 47
Ahmed Musa
Goal min 50
50'
Marcos Rojo

Players

Nigeria Nigeria
Pos Je Player
Starters
GK
1.
DF
2.
DF
5.
DF
13.
DF
22.
MF
10.
MF
17.
MF
18.
66'
FW
7.
Goal min 47
FW
8.
80'
FW
9.
Entered
FW
19.
80'
FW
20.
66'
Other Reserves
GK
16.
GK
21.
DF
6.
DF
12.
DF
14.
MF
3.
MF
4.
MF
15.
FW
11.
FW
23.
Coach: Stephen Keshi
Argentina Argentina
Pos Je Player
Starters
GK
1.
DF
2.
DF
4.
DF
16.
Goal min 50
DF
17.
MF
5.
MF
7.
MF
14.
FW
9.
90+1'
FW
10.
Goal min 45
63'
FW
20.
38'
Entered
MF
6.
90+1'
MF
19.
63'
FW
22.
38'
Other Reserves
GK
12.
GK
21.
DF
3.
DF
15.
DF
23.
MF
8.
MF
11.
MF
13.
FW
18.
Coach: Alejandro Sabella

Abbreviations and Notes:
Pos = Position. It shows the player's natural position but not necessarily the one he played in this particular game
Positions: GK: Goalkeeper / DF: Defender / MF: Midfielder / FW: Forward
Je. = Jersey number / (C) = Captain / HT: at half-time

Cards

National Team
Player
Card and Minutes
Nigeria
Nigeria
Kenneth Omeruo
49' yellow card
Nigeria
Nigeria
Juwon Oshaniwa
51' yellow card

Substitutions

Nigeria Nigeria
Minute
66
Michael Uchebo
replaced
Michel Babatunde
Minute
80
Uche Nwofor
replaced
Peter Odemwingie
Argentina Argentina
Minute
38
Ezequiel Lavezzi
replaced
Sergio Aguero
Minute
63
Ricardo Álvarez
replaced
Lionel Messi
Minute
90+1
Lucas Biglia
replaced
Gonzalo Higuain