ON THIS DAY: Argentina 1-0 Nigeria (2010 FIFA World Cup)

ON THIS DAY: 10 years ago, Vincent Enyeama put in a Man of the Match performance as the Super Eagles fell to a [1-0] defeat vs Argentina at the 2010 FIFA World Cup.

In an entertaining fixture that opened up the Super Eagles campaign at the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa, Vincent Enyeama was the surprise Man of the Match despite suffering a defeat. The legendary goalkeeper made a catalog of impressive saves to deny Lionel Messi multiple times, as well as his teammates.

Despite being faced with 19 shots during the course of the 90 mins, it was Gabriel Heinze’ 6th minus header that earned all 3 points for the South American nation, then coached by Legend, Diego Maradona.

Watch the Highlights.

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