Breaking news: Argentina, one of the biggest title contenders for the 2022 World Cup, lost 2-1 to Saudi Arabia in their first match.
022 Argentina and Saudi Arabia played against each other in the first match of World Cup Group C.
Saudi Arabia made a big surprise by defeating Argentina 2-1 with the goals of Saleh Al Shehri in the 48th minute and Salem Al Dawsari in the 52nd minute.
Argentina’s only goal was scored by Messi from penalty in the 10th minute. Lionel Messi made history as the fifth player to score in 4 World Cups with his goal.
With this defeat, Argentina could not overcome Italy’s 37-match unbeaten streak.
In the second match of the group, Argentina will face Mexico on Saturday, November 26. Saudi Arabia will play Poland on the same day.