Nigeria beat Argentina 4-2

Brian Idowu (L) celebrates after scoring the team's third goal during an international friendly football match between Argentina and Nigeria

Nigeria’s Super Eagles on Tuesday defeated the Argentine national team, 4-2, in a friendly match in Russia.

The Argentines went ahead with two goals of the game courtesy Ever Banega in the 28th minute and Sergio Aguero moments after.

Arsenal star, Ihenacho, scored a superb free-kick on 44 minutes of the first half to reduce the tally to 2-1.

The Eagles soared back to life in the second half when Iwobi equalised in the 52nd minute to make it 2-2.

Newly invited Brian Idowu made it 3-2 for Nigeria in the 54th minute of the game while Iwobi scored his second goal of the game to make it 4-2 and seal the victory for Nigeria.