Ahmed Musa sets TWO World Cup records as Nigeria beat Iceland

Ahmed Musa has set 2 World Cup records by firing Nigeria to their first win in Group D against Iceland on Friday.

The Leicester striker struck twice in the second half to keep the Super Eagles in with a chance of reaching the last-16. Nigeria must now avoid defeat in the final game against Argentina next Tuesday. With his double, Musa is now the highest-scoring Nigerian at the World Cup finals with 4 goals.

And the Leicester striker is also the first Nigerian to score at two different World Cup tournaments as he netted twice against Argentina in the group stage in 2014. Croatia top Group D with 6 points following their win over Argentina on Friday evening, while Nigeria sit in second with their win over Iceland.

Argentina and Iceland both have 1 point after drawing their opening game in Moscow.

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