Lionel Messi grew to become the primary participant to have performed supplier in 5 FIFA World Cup editions when he arrange Enzo Fernandez’s objective in Argentina’s 2-0 win over Mexico on Sunday.
Messi scored within the sixty fourth minute of the sport to place his facet forward earlier than offering the help within the 87th minute. This made him the oldest participant to attain and help in a World Cup sport.
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Messi began his tally of World Cup assists on his debut towards Serbia in 2006. He additionally scored within the sport to develop into the youngest participant to attain and help in a World Cup.
The Argentine offered an help every in 2010 and 2014, adopted by two within the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
His whole tally of assists with Argentina now stands at 53. Messi additionally holds the report for many assists in Copa America with 17 objective contributions.