Argentina squander two-goal lead and lose to Nigeria – Football


Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli rested Lionel Messi following their 1-0 win over Russia on Saturday and it seemed that they could cope without him as Ever Banega and Sergio Aguero put them in control. Banega curled in a free kick, awarded after Nigeria goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi picked the …

Sergio Aguero ‘rushed to hospital after Man City forward faints during half time of Argentina’s defeat to Nigeria’

Sergio Agüero, the Manchester City forward, has reportedly been rushed to hospital after he fainted during half-time of Argentina’s 4-2 defeat to Nigeria in Krasnodar, Russia. According to a report on website Tyc Sports, the Argentine collapsed in the dressing room during half time of the international friendly on Tuesday before he …

Arsenal’s Alex Iwobi nutmegs Javier Mascherano before clinching shock win for Nigeria over Argentina

Arsenal’s Alexi Iwobi embarrassed Barcelona star Javier Mascherano with a nutmeg at the top of the box before clinching a famous 4-2 win for Nigeria over Argentina. Iwobi’s second goal of the match completed an upset against a side that although missing Lionel Messi was not short of star power …

Sergio Aguero ‘faints during half-time and is taken to hospital’ as Nigeria stun Argentina

Sergio Aguero reportedly fainted during half-time and was taken to hospital as Nigeria stunned Argentina in a friendly. The Manchester City striker fell ill in the changing room, according to TyC Sports. He was replaced by Dario Benedetto. We’ll be bringing you the very latest updates, pictures and video on …

Borussia Dortmund waste two-goal lead to draw 2-2 at Frankfurt – Football

Midfielder Nuri Sahin took over as centre forward to slot the ball in from a Marc Bartra cutback for the lead in the 19th minute. Bundesliga top scorer Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang should have added another in the 51st, but his shot from 10 metres flew over the bar. …

Jets squander lead over Blue Jackets, fall in OT second night in a row

COLUMBUS — Josh Anderson scored the winner 2:38 into overtime to lift the Columbus Blue Jackets to a come-from-behind 2-1 win over the Winnipeg Jets in NHL action at Nationwide Arena Friday night.The result spoiled a splendid effort by Jets goalie Steve Mason, who stopped 34 shots and helped Winnipeg …

USC can’t escape: Gamecocks squander lead and momentum

The Gamecocks were outgained 153-9 in the fourth quarter, outrushed 237-23 for the game and surrendered a 10-point lead in the final 12:27 in a 24-17 loss to Texas A&M. The Aggies improved to 4-0 all-time against South Carolina in front of 96,430 fans Texas A&M rallies to defeat South …

Colts squander halftime lead, fall 46-18 to Seahawks

Seahawks running back J.D. McKissic took the second carry of his career 30 yards for a touchdown as Seattle defeated the Colts on Sunday night. Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports. AP Oct 2, 2017 at 12:14a ET. 0. Shares. SEATTLE — It took a trio of Wilson, opportunistic Seahawks pull away …