In the latest FIFA World Cup match between Argentina and Saudi Arabia, star player Lionel Messi’s Argentina team suffered a shocking defeat.
In the first half, Messi scored after Argentina won a penalty against Saudi Arabia following VAR intervention. Argentina could have been 3-0 or 4-0 up at half-time, but offside calls continued to get in their way, limiting them to 1-0 at half-time against Saudi Arabia.
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However, just minutes into the second half, Saudi Arabia scored a superb equalizer from Saleh Al Shehri, while Salem Al Dawsari scored another to double their tally with a brilliant solo goal.
The match between Argentina and Saudi Arabia was the opening match of Group C Fifa World Cup 2022 Playing against strong contenders, Saudi Arabia staged a repeat of the epic comeback that upset Lionel Messi and Co. at the Lusail Iconic Stadium on Tuesday.