Friday , 24 May 2019

Argentina Vs Nigeria Head To Head In Football History

All head to head games played between Argentina and Nigeria available on Footballwood. Find out all previous matches with total games played, goals scored, goals conceded and everything¬†right over here. Today, I’m gonna show you the historical record of Argentina vs Nigeria in Football. La Albiceleste are the two times World Champions and set to play the FIFA World Cup for the 17th time. Meanwhile, Nigeria will play this competition for the 6th time in their history. Both teams will face each other in the group stage game. So you would like to see which team has a better record against its rival. So let’s check it out.

Argentina Vs Nigeria Head to Head history

Stats Argentina Nigeria
Matches played 8 8
Wins 5 2
Draws 1 1
Defeats 2 5
Goals scored 12 12
Goals conceded 12 12
FIFA World Cup titles 2
FIFA World Cup appearances 17 7
Top goalscorer Lionel Messi [64goals] Rashidi Yekini [37 goals]
Most capped player Javier Zanetti/Javier Mascherano [143 games] Vincent Enyeama, Joseph Yobo [101 games each]

argentina vs nigeria head to head

The Super Eagles have won 2 of the last 8 head to head games against the South American side, losing 5 and drawing once. Coincidently, both teams have scored and conceded 12 goals against each other in those previous games.

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Next head to head

The next match between Argentina and Nigeria will be played on 26 June 2018 at the Saint Petersburg Stadium which will be 3rd and the last group stage game for both teams.

Argentina Vs Nigeria All Previous Matches Results

The first meeting took place on 25th June 1994 during the FIFA World Cup competition. Argentina won that game by 2-1 before drawing the next game in Confederations Cup 1995. The most recent head to head held one year ago in an international friendly game that resulted in a 4-2 win for Nigeria.

Date Argentina Nigeria
25 Jun 1994 2 1
10 Jan 1995 0 0
02 Jun 2002 1 0
12 Jun 2010 1 0
01 Jun 2011 1 4
06 Sep 2011 3 1
25 Jun 2014 3 2
14 Nov 2017 2 4

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