Sports Update Desk: The 2022 World Cup in Qatar has started. And one of the hot favorite teams of this season is Argentina. However, Lionel Messi’s team is going to play against Saudi Arabia in their first match in the World Cup on Tuesday.
The match will be played at Lusail Stadium in Doha at 4 pm Bangladesh time. Looking at the statistics, it is known that Argentina has never lost in the fight with Saudi Arabia. Although not many matches were played between the two countries.
After a 36-year title drought, Messi stepped into Qatar with the aim of winning the World Cup. The footballers of the team are in great rhythm in club football including World Cup qualifiers, friendly matches. And so they will enter the field in the first match with the aim of winning the World Cup for the third time.
Since defeating Brazil in the 2019 Copa America final, Messi is unbeaten in 36 consecutive matches. Argentina have been proving how formidable they are as a team for the past two years. After winning against Saudi Arabia in the first match of the World Cup, they want to enter the field with full points in the next match.
Statistics show that Messi has faced Saudi Arabia four times so far. Argentina won two of those four matches, the remaining two matches were drawn. That is, they have the record of sharing points against Saudi Arabia as well. Although the current Argentina team is in the rhythm, the victory against Saudi Arabia can be said to be certain.