Nigerian player, Ahmed Musa kept Super Eagles’World Cup dreams alive after his superb performance saw him net two goals against Iceland.
Ahmed Musa has set new records, after scoring twice in Nigeria’s 2-0 victory over Iceland in a 2018 World Cup Group D fixture yesterday.
He is the first Nigerian player to score in two different World Cups and also the first Leicester City player to score in a World Cup game.
Ahmed Musa with 71 caps for Nigeria, has 13 international goals overall, four of them in the World Cup.
The Nigerian No7 becomes the second African player to score two World Cup braces, after Roger Milla in 1990.
Other winners of the Budweiser Man of the Match are Philippe Coutinho(Brazil), Luka Modric(Croatia), Kylian Mbappe(France`), Christian Eriksen(Denmark), Luis Suarez(Uruguay),
Cristiano Ronaldo(Portugal), Diego Costa(Spain), Mbaye Niang(Senegal), Denis Cherychev(Russia), Harry Kane(England), Romelu Lukaku(Belgium), Hirving Lozano(Mexico),
Aleksandar KOLAROV(Serbia), Yussuf Yurary Poulsen (Denmark), Hannes HALLDORSSON(Iceland), Antoine Griezmann(France), Amine Harit(Morocco) and MOHAMED ELSHENAWY(Egypt).