Argentina and Lionel Messi scrape into World Cup’s last-place 16

( CNN) From the brink of a demeaning World Cupexit, to a shocking late win. Argentina lives on at Russia 2018.

Drawing 1-1 with Nigeria with merely instants remaining, the Argentines were foreman out of the tournament and the Super Eagles were set to progress to the last 16.

But an incredible 86 th-minute win from guard Marcos Rojo earned Argentina a 2-1 victory which set Lionel Messi and co through to the knockout stages at the expense of their opponents and set up a last-1 6 meeting with France.

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