The second match day from Group D of the FIFA World Cup 2018 Russia, between the groups of Nigeria vs Iceland, to be played on the evening of next Friday, June 22 at the Volgograd Arena and will play 22p.m, situated in the city of a similar name. Tell us also for your preview and predictions for this match Nigeria vs Iceland in world cup 2018 Russia.
Nigeria v Iceland World Cup 2018 Preview
Both Nigeria and Iceland are a piece of Group D, alongside determinations from Argentina vs Croatia. The Africans begin the World Cup playing against Croatia, on Saturday night June 16 at the Baltika Arena, in the city of Kaliningrad.
Then again, the Icelanders make a big appearance in an intense game against the Argentina National Team, in a game booked for the evening of a similar Saturday, June 16 at the Spartak Stadium in Moscow, before 45,000 observers.
Nigeria influenced its introduction in the World Cups at the 1994 United States World To glass, where it astonished to conquer the main stage as the lead position in Group D, with 2 wins and one thrashing, beating Bulgaria, Argentina and Greece. The competition finished for the super falcons when they fell significantly against Italy in the Octaves, through a punishment in extra time.
Nigeria National Football Team
Head coach: Gernot Rohr
Captain: John Obi Mikel
Team Players/Line Up/Starting 11/Squad: Moses, Obi, Musa, Iwobi, Ndidi, Onazi, Awaziem, Idowu, Haddad, Ebuehi, Uzoho
FIFA Ranking: 52
Team Formations: 4-3-3
Since that release of the United States, Nigeria has just been truant from Germany 2006, when they completed second to Angola in Group 4 of the African tie, being out of the World Cup.
Of the 5 World Cups played by Nigeria, in the 1994 releases of the United States, France 1998 and Brazil 2014 has achieved the Eighth finals, this being their greatest progress, being disposed of by European opponents on every one of the 3 events.
The Iceland debutant group, took an interest without precedent for the attach making a beeline for Sweden 1958, losing the 4 games played in Group 2, against Belgium and France. Furthermore, years after the fact it came back to take an interest for all time in the eliminatory ones from the broad one of Germany 1974, without getting the grouping.
Iceland National Football Team
Head coach: Heimir Hallgrímsson
Captain: Aron Gunnarsson
Team Players/Line Up/Starting 11/Squad: Finnbogason, Sigurdarson, Gslason, Bjarnason, Skulason, Gudmundsson, Sklason, Fjluson, Hermannsson, Scharm, Gunnarsson
FIFA Ranking: 18
Team Formations: 4-4-2
The present Iceland age procured the principal accomplishments in the last European Championship of France 2016, competition which they met all requirements without precedent for their history and framed Group F, where they completed in second place, tying with Hungary and Portugal, and overcoming Austria. In the last 16 they crushed England 2-1, yet they lost 5-2 to France.
In the past qualifying round, making a beeline for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, Iceland was a piece of Group E, where they completed second, just underneath Switzerland, yet beating Slovenia, Norway, Albania and Cyprus. This enabled him to play the second round, the repechage arrangement, where subsequent to attracting a 0-0 away game at home against Croatia, he fell in Zagreb 2-0, being out of Brazil, however exhibiting the considerable football development of the nation.
After four years, they ruled Group I, completing in the lead position and beating European groups of awesome class, for example, the title holders Croatia, Ukraine and Turkey, and also Finland and Kosovo, subsequently qualifying their first World Cup.
Nigeria v Iceland Head to Head (H2H Results)
In spite of the low cooperation in worldwide competitions, Nigeria and Iceland have a past filled with face to face showdown in their history. On 22 August 1981, they played a benevolent match at the Laugardalsvöllur stadium in Reykjavik, where the Icelanders won 3-0 with scoring from Arni Sveinsson, Larus Guðmundsson and Marteinn Geirsson. Image below is the last match both team Nigeria and Iceland
Nigeria vs Iceland World Cup 2018 Prediction Scores
The primary date of Group D looks solid for the two groups, so they will try to include the 3 focuses in this second cooperation, fundamentally in light of the fact that the games of the last date of the main stage will be of extraordinary request. Nigeria demonstrates a game with awesome physical quality, with the experience of components that play in alliances like the English Premiership and the Turkish Super League, which will enable it to force itself on partitioned balls.
Iceland is portrayed by the game in general, and with a blend of players who play in the best associations, they can represent an imaginative and productive game to the Nigerians, deciding on a preservationist style. Prediction score for this match From Group D Nigeria vs Iceland is 0-2, And Iceland National Football Team will win at this match.