Nigeria to play Argentina in the Fifa World Cup next year

Onyeka Ibeanusi  | Saturday, 7 December 2013 | 2855 Total Views


The Super Eagles of Nigeria were drawn in the same World Cup group yesterday with two time winners Argentina. Other teams in group F with Nigeria are Bosnia Herzegovina and Iran. Nigeria who are the reigning African Champions and currently ranked 36th in the FIFA World ranking has met with Argentina in the group stages of the World Cup on three occasssions out of their four previous appearances. Next years World Cup will make it Nigeria's fifth appearance and the fourth time they will face Argentina in the group stages having lost to them in USA '94, Korea/Japan 2002 and South Africa 2010. Below are the groups and countries