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Medical consultant dies watching Nigeria, Argentina match

Dr Emeka Ogah, the Chief Medical Director (CMD), Federal Teaching Hospital Abakaliki (FETHA), has confirmed the death of one its consultants, Dr Canice Ebirim,...
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World Cup: Argentina advances to Round of 16 with thrilling win over Nigeria, Iceland...

Argentina, on Tuesday, entered the knockout stage of the World Cup after a tense 2-1 victory over Nigeria in a must-win last group...
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World Cup: With 3-0, ‘messiless’ Croatia mess up Argentina; France 1–0 Peru; Jedinak’s controversial...

Classy Croatia handed Argentina a 3-0 drubbing to claim a place in the World Cup knockout stage on Thursday. The Europeans stunned Argentina, thanks to...
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Messi misses penalty, as Iceland holds Argentina to 1-1

Lionel Messi had a penalty kick saved and Iceland held on for a 1-1 draw against Argentina at the World Cup on Saturday. Messi failed...
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Messi: Argentina must improve to succeed in Russia

Argentina captain Lionel Messi believes they need to improve if they are to stand a chance of winning next year’s FIFA World Cup in...
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2018 World Cup draw: Nigeria’s group decent, but tricky, say stakeholders + list of...

A section of football enthusiasts in Nigeria has described the country’s 2018 World Cup group draw as “decent, but tricky”. Nigeria was on Friday in...
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Iwobi grabs brace as Super Eagles whip Argentina 4-2

The Super Eagles, on Tuesday, confirmed that their soaring ratings were no illusion as they whipped former world champions Argentina 4-2 in an international...
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Argentina beat Russia in World Cup venue’s inaugural match

A late goal by Sergio Aguero lifted Argentina to a 1-0 win over World Cup hosts, Russia, in the inaugural match at Moscow’s newly-renovated...

Argentina soccer fan dies after attack and fall over stadium’s edge

A fan of Belgrano in Argentina has died after an incident where other fans attacked him in the stands. Emanuel Barbo fell to his death...

Argentina 0, Bolivia 2, hours after Messi’s ban

Argentina are out of the automatic qualification places for the 2018 World Cup after losing 0-2 to Bolivia, hours after captain Lionel Messi was...