FIFA World Cup 2018: Musa earns Nigeria win over Iceland

FIFA World Cup 2018: Musa earns Nigeria win over Iceland
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Ahmed Musa scored both goals as Nigeria swept aside World Cup debutants Iceland to leave Group D intriguingly poised with one round of games to go, APA reports.

 

The Super Eagles would have gone out with defeat but came good in Volgograd.

 

Musa showed superb technique to fire Nigeria ahead on the half-volley before the Leicester player rounded keeper Hannes Thor Halldorsson to make it 2-0.

 

Iceland missed a late penalty awarded after a video assistant referee review, Gylfi Sigurdsson firing over.

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