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Saudi Arabia stuns Argentina by 2-1; upsetting start for Messi's team

In the latest Fifa World Cup match between Argentina and Saudi Arabia, star footballer Lionel Messi's Argentina stumbled to a shocking defeat

Fifa world cup 2022 (Photo: Twitter/ @FIFAWorldCup)
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Fifa World Cup 2022 (Photo: Twitter/ @FIFAWorldCup)

BS Web Team New Delhi
In the latest Fifa World Cup, match between Argentina and Saudi Arabia, star footballer Lionel Messi's Argentina stumbled to a shocking defeat. 

Even though in the first half, Messi opened scoring from the spot after Argentina earned a penalty against Saudi Arabia after VAR intervention. While, Argentina could have been 3-0 or 4-0 up but in the first half, but offside calls kept coming in their way, restricting them to a 1-0 at half time against Saudi Arabia.
 

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First Published: Nov 22 2022 | 6:41 PM IST

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