Argentina will need a vast improvement if they are to progress any further as they face highly fancied France in the last 16.
Argentina avoided the abyss by the skin of their teeth to fight another day against the highly-fancied French in Kazan on Saturday.
Victor Moses took his chance with both hands even when he played in an unfamiliar right wing-back position.
Victor Moses, Mikel John Obi and Odion Ighalo are likely to be in the Nigeria line-up to face England in a World Cup warm-up match this weekend.
It was the second notable friendly scalp for the 'Super Eagles' after a 4-2 triumph over 2014 World Cup runners-up Argentina last year.