Lionel Messi has fascinated the Lusail Stadium crowds and his followers from the world over, placing Argentina forward towards Mexico with a purpose within the sixty fourth minute as La Albiceleste received the match 2-0 to maintain their Final-16 hope alive within the FIFA World Cup 2022.
MATCH HIGHLIGHTS: ARGENTINA VS MEXICO
Messi took a contact from Angel Di Maria’s cross throughout the face of the Mexico field and drove a grounded shot from 25 metres into the underside nook within the sixty fourth minute.
The 35-year-old striker ran in the direction of the supporters along with his arms stretched and was quickly mobbed by his teammates. He whirled his arms in an emotional response to scoring his 93rd — and maybe most important — worldwide purpose.
It’s his second purpose within the Qatar World Cup after scoring towards Saudi Arabia in Argentina’s stunning 1-2 defeat.
Messi then got here up with an important help to arrange Enzo Fernandez for Argentina’s second purpose within the 87th minute.
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With this help, Messi became the first player to have played provider in five editions of the World Cup when he arrange Enzo Fernandez’s purpose in Argentina’s 2-0 win over Mexico on Sunday.
Argentina is now second on Group C factors desk, trailing behind Poland.