FIFA World Cup: 2-time world champion Argentina lost 1-2 by Saudi Arabia

In the ongoing football world cup in Qatar, Saudi Arabia caused a big upset by defeating Argentina 1-2 after a thrilling match.

The Saudi team ranked 51st in the world ranking of FIFA defeated the world number 3 Argentina by 1 goal against 2 in the World Cup.

Star footballer Lionel Messi scored a penalty goal in the 10th minute on behalf of Argentina, the 2-time world champion, in the match played in Lusail, Qatar.

On behalf of Saudi Arabia, Saleh Shahiri equalized the goal in the 48th minute, Saudi Arabia’s Salim Al-Dosari scored the second goal in the 53rd minute to give the team the lead, which was maintained until the end of the match.

The Argentinian team also tried hard to score again and made numerous attacks, but Saudi Arabia’s goalkeeper Alawis performed brilliantly and saved several surefire goals.

Argentina’s two goals were ruled out for offside, Saudi Arabia’s goalkeeper Alaves saved at least 5 sure goals.

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