Russia 2018: Nigeria to play Argentina, Iceland, Croatia in groups’ stage + Other draws
The Super Eagles of Nigeria were, on Friday, drawn in Group D to play against Iceland, Croatia and nemesis, Argentina in the group stage of the 2018 World Cup scheduled to hold in Russia.
Nigeria first played against Argentina in the 1994 World Cup. They met again at the group stage three other times in 2002, 2010, 2014.
The Super Eagles will play its first game of the prestigious competition against Croatia on June 16, in Kaliningrad.
The team’s last group match will be against Argentina in St Petersburg on June 26.
The World Cup draw!
Russia, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Uruguay
Portugal, Spain, Morocco, Iran
France, Australia, Peru, Denmark
Argentina, Iceland, Croatia, Nigeria
Brazil, Switzerland, Costa Rica, Serbia
Germany, Mexico, Sweden, South Korea
Belgium, Panama, Tunisia, England
Poland, Senegal, Colombia, Japan Punch