2018 World Cup: Nigeria v Iceland Tips, Preview and Predictions

Nigeria and Iceland will collide in their latest Group D match-up, with both nations seeking a crucial three points in Russia.
At 13/5 a £10 bet would return £36
Nigeria v Iceland
June 22,2018
4PM

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Gallant Iceland hoping for another impressive result over Nigeria

Following a gallant 1-1 draw with Argentina, Iceland are now seeking another strong result in Group D as they tackle Nigeria.

In their latest 218 World Cup outing in Russia, the Nordic nation are on the verge of something special if they can rally to victory over their latest African opponents.

They will enter proceedings at a promising 13/8 with Coral to prevail, while Nigeria are regarded at 19/10 to earn three points here.

A draw in what could be a close clash is available at 2/1 with Boylesports, though both countries are in need of a big win in order to edge closer to last 16 progression.

Gylfi Sigurdsson can inspire Iceland

There are plenty of attacking options on show in this interesting encounter, with Iceland boasting one Premier League star in particular that could be the difference.

Nigeria's defender William Troost-Ekong heads the ball over Croatia's forward Mario Mandzukic during the Russia 2018 World Cup Group D football match between Croatia and Nigeria at the Kaliningrad Stadium in Kaliningrad on June 16, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Attila KISBENEDEK / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE - NO MOBILE PUSH ALERTS/DOWNLOADS

Everton midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson should be key once again for Iceland and the English top-flight playmaker is 13/5 with bet365 to dispatch anytime here.

Alfred Finnbogason was on target in the opener against Argentina and the Augsburg forward is available at 12/5 with bet365 to add another this time around.

For Nigeria, Leicester City attacker Kelechi Iheanacho is 12/5 with bet365 to bag a goal anytime, while Victor Moses is 7/2 with Betfair to do the same.

Gylfi Sigurdsson is 13/5 to score anytime with bet365.

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