In a big upset in the FIFA World Cup 2022, Saudi Arabia made Argentina a 2-1 lead in the match. Lionel Messi scored the only goal for the Argentine team. But in the second half of the match, the players of Saudi Arabia turned the match upside down.
Saudi Arabia has made Argentina a 2-1 lead in the FIFA World Cup 2022 match at the Lusail Iconic Stadium on 22 November. With this match, the Argentine team has started this tournament. Saudi Arabia scored two goals and Argentina team scored one goal in the match.
Let us tell you that this is believed to be the last World Cup of Argentina’s star player Lionel Messi, in which he scored a goal 10 minutes after the start of the match. After leading Argentina to glory under Diego Maradona in 1986, Lionel Messi is also hoping to lift the World Cup for his country this year.
Let us tell you that in the last six decades, in the match in which the Argentine team has scored the first goal, the team has never lost that match. Lautaro Martínez also scored in the first half of the match but it did not count and Argentina’s score remained at 1 goal. Shortly after this, Saudi Arabia got the first free kick of the match but the team could not take advantage of it and the ball went straight into the hands of the goalkeeper. In this match, the goalkeeper of Saudi Arabia has shown a strong game and has succeeded in stopping many goals of the Argentine team. At half time, the score remained Argentina 1-0. Although the three goals which were not considered to have been counted, the situation of the match would have been higher. In the second half of the match, Saleh Al Shehri scored the first goal for the team from Saudi Arabia, which made the score equal for both the teams. Moments after scoring the first goal, Salem Al Dawsari scored the second goal to put Saudi Arabia in the lead, leaving Argentina in a tizzy. After two goals from Saudi Arabia, Argentina kept trying to come back in the match.
Let us tell you that Argentina is an important contender for the FIFA World Cup, which has captured the World Cup in the year 1978 and 1986. However, in this match, the team of Argentina could not stand in front of the team of Saudi Arabia.