FIFA U-20 World Cup: Argentina Vs Nigeria match preview | The Nutmeg
By Guardian Exclusive
30 May 2023 | 4:23 pm
Just one game is enough to change your fortunes in football, The Flying Eagles' 2-0 loss at the hands of Five-time winners FIFA U-20 World Cup winners Brazil is proof of that. Defeating hosts Argentina who have been in formidable form will be a tall order for Ladan Bosso's side and today, Ayomide Sotubo previews the game for The Nutmeg on Guardian TV.
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