Messi scores 2 against NigeriaJune 26, 2014
Lionel Messi scored two first half goals in yesterday’s match against Nigeria, which the Argentine squad beat the Africans 3-2.
Messi scored the opener 3 minutes in, but immediately after Ahmed Musa equalised. Messi then put Argentina ahead in injury time prior to the break, with Musa again equalising within 2 minutes of the second half.
However, Marcos Rojo scored the decider at the 59 minute mark and Argentina end the group stage at the head of Group F on 9 points.
Argentina will play Switzerland in the second round on 1st July.
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