#OnThisDay in 2014, OnsOranje garnered a spectacular dose of revenge for their FIFA World Cup final loss to Selección Española de Fútbol (SeFutbol) four years ago by kicking off their 2014 campaign with a thrilling 5-1 win over the world champions.
“I hope we get something against them and he’s going to play, so it’s going to be something good, a memory to play against Messi. He’s one of my idols so I look up to him. He’s so many people’s idol in the world so he’s a player you like to play with, to learn something, of course, so I will be happy to play against him. Of course, after 90 minutes, we’ll see what happens and hopefully we’ll get something.”
️Nigeria Super Eagles forward Kelechi Iheanacho on facing Leo Messi & Argentina at the World Cup
Quote via Leicester City Football Club TV
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days, players | Landon Donovan
The versatile attacker starred in the U.S. Soccer team that reached the quarter-finals of the 2002 FIFA World Cup where he received the Best Young Player Award. His three goals in the 2010 World Cup made him the highest-scoring male American player in World Cup history.