Nigeria vs Iceland: Super Eagles Land In Volgograd, Set To Battle Iceland In Must-Win Match

Nigeria’s Super Eagles have arrived in the southern Russia town of Volgograd ahead of Friday’s win-or-bust FIFA World Cup Group D encounter against Icleand. The Brazil 2014 Round of 16 berthers flew from their Essentuki base on Thursday morning and were settled in their Hampton-by-Hilton Volgograd Hotel abode a little after 1pm. Focus has been on the encounter with the Euro 2016 quarter-finalists since the loss to Croatia in Kaliningrad on Saturday, as victory against the feisty Scandinavians will renew hope for a place in the knockout rounds while defeat…

Mexico Beat Germany In Highly Intense Match (Photos)

Mexico handed Germany a shock defeat in their first game at the 2018 World Cup in Russia. The highly intense game was decided by a lone goal from Hirving Lozano in the 35th minute. Germany who had most of the possession looked for ways to equalize but failed as the Mexican defence stood like a rock. At the end, Mexico was able to hold on to the lone goal to hand the World Champion their first defeat in Russia.