World Cup upset! Ighalo enjoys Saudi Arabia’s win Over Argentina

World Cup upset! Ighalo enjoys Saudi Arabia’s win Over Argentina

Super Eagles striker, Ighalo Jude has congratulated Saudi Arabia for recording their biggest World Cup victory following the win against pre-tournament favorite Argentina.

The Green Falcons shocked the world when they defeated Albiceleste 2-1 in Group C opener on Tuesday.

Herve Renard’s tutored side were the underdogs against Argentina who came to this World Cup to enshrine Lionel Messi’s legacy in gold.

Argentina, who traveled to Qatar on the back of 36 games without defeat, took the lead inside the opening 10 minute through Leo Messi from the penalty spot.

Saudi Arabia managed to turn the game around, scoring twice in the second half to hand the South American Champions one of the biggest humiliation in their footballing history.

Al-Shehri squeezed in an angled shot in the 48th minute after punishing poor Argentine defending.

Al-Dawsari then curled a stunning shot into the top corner from the edge of the area five minutes later.

Ighalo who plays in the Saudi Pro League with Al Hilal, congratulated the Saudis via his Instagram account.

He posted on Instagram:

Congratulations Saudi Arabia 🇸🇦🙌🏾🙏🏾””

With today’s win, Saudi Arabia have turned Group C on its head.

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