Lionel Messi, Ahmed Musa Traded Goals a Minute Apart

The Big Lead


Lionel Messi scored three minutes into Argentina’s game vs. Nigeria today. Immediately it looked like Alejandro Sabella’s decision to field a Messi-friendly, Barcelona-style 4-3-3 paid dividends. It did, but the system doesn’t gloss over Argentina’s defensive frailties as Nigeria answered the goal barely a minute later through a brilliant, curled strike by Ahmed Musa.


Nigeria advances into the next round with a win or draw. The goal was Messi’s third of the tournament in as many games.

The 2014 World Cup remains amazing and we’re barely getting started today.

REALTED: Lionel Messi Has Nothing To Prove at the 2014 World Cup

Messi goal against Nigeria-aAhmed-Musa-goal-against-Argentina-a

View original post


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s