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FORMER Super Eagles star, Odion Ighalo and current captain of the team, Ahmed Musa have sent their congratulations to the Saudi Arabia national team, after their historic 2-1 win over Argentina at the ongoing 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar.

  Ighalo present at the Lusail Stadium cheered some of his Al Hilal teammates to a memorable come-from-behind victory.

  The Green Falcons fell behind early to a Lionel Messi penalty. Still, two goals within five second-half minutes from Saleh Al-Shehri and Salem Al Dawsari turned the tie around in favour of the Asian underdogs.

  It was one of the biggest upsets in World Cup history as title favourites and reigning South American champions, Argentina were stunned by the lowest-ranked team in Qatar.

  Ahmed Musa who also has links to Saudi Arabia, having previously enjoyed a successful spell at Al Nasri went on social media to applaud the three-time Asian Cup winners.

  “Congratulations Saudi Arabia,” Ighalo wrote on his official Instagram account.

  On his Twitter page, Musa also wrote, “Congratulations to my Saudi Arabia Fans.”

  The victory over La Albiceleste has boosted chances of Saudi Arabia qualifying for the knockout round from Group C with the win over.

  Their next group matches is against Poland and Mexico.

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