Enyeama Gives Super Eagles 'Standing Ovation' After Victory Over Argentina

Enyeama Gives Super Eagles 'Standing Ovation' After Victory Over Argentina

Enyeama Gives Super Eagles 'Standing Ovation' After Victory Over Argentina

The Argentine Football Association wrote on Twitter that Aguero "presented symptoms of fainting and for that reason he was taken to have routine studies done as a precautionary measure".

Nigeria's Super Eagles face their Argentine counterparts in a high profile friendly tie today at the Krasnodar Stadium in Russian Federation.

Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero has been hospitalised after fainting while on worldwide duty with Argentina.

Kelechi Iheanacho inspired the Nigeria fightback.

The game roared to life after 20 minutes, when Ever Banega's free kick beat goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi for the opening goal.

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Coach Jorge Sampaoli rested Lionel Messi following Argentina's 1-0 win over next year's World Cup hosts Russian Federation on Saturday and it seemed that they could cope without him.

A superb goal by Iwobi completed the comeback in the 73rd minute as he collected the ball, slipped it between Javier Mascherano's legs and fired past Agustin Marchesin.

The worldwide friendly game between Argentina and Nigeria gets underway at the Krasnodar Arena on Tuesday 14 November at 17:30 CET. "We could have been 3-0 or 4-0 ahead in the first half and we went in with a 2-1 lead".

"His suggestion will be tabled at the CAF Executive Committee meeting very soon and we hope they approve it so that we can play a friendly match in March".

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