What a goal from Ahmed Musa! With their first clear chance in this match Nigeria take the lead. Musa - who did not start the first game - paid back the trust of coach Gernot Rohr by scoring the first goal for Nigeria at this World Cup.
IR Iran and Spain rounded off Matchday 2 in Group B, with La Roja securing a deserved 1-0 win to record their first victory at the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
Spain earn first win at Russia 2018, Diego Costa nets his third goal in two games.
Russia’s delight in their home FIFA World Cup™ continued after a hotly-contested clash with Egypt burst into life in the second half. After a frenetic opening period, lacking the chances the energy and endeavour warranted, Egypt captain Ahmed Fathi handed Russia a gift by deflecting into his own net – already the fifth own-goal at Russia 2018.
In catching Colombia cold at the Mordovia Arena, Japan earned their first ever win over Los Cafeteros, avenging their 4-1 defeat to the same opponents at Brazil 2014, and picked up three precious points in their bid to advance from Group H.