Saudi Arabia pull off WC shock vs. Argentina

Argentina suffered one of the World Cup's greatest shocks as Saudi Arabia came from behind to win 2-1 at Lusail Stadium on Tuesday.

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  • KO
    • First Half begins.
  • 10
    • Lionel Messi Penalty - Scored
  • 45+4
    • On: Nawaf Al-Abid|Off: Salman Al-Faraj
  • HT
    • Halftime
  • 48
    • Saleh Al-Shehri Goal
  • 53
    • Salem Al-Dawsari Goal
  • 59
    • On: Lisandro Martínez|Off: Cristian Romero
  • 59
    • On: Julián Álvarez|Off: Alejandro Gómez
  • 59
    • On: Enzo Fernández|Off: Leandro Paredes
  • 67
    • Abdulelah Al-Malki Yellow Card
  • 71
    • On: Marcos Acuña|Off: Nicolás Tagliafico
  • 75
    • Ali Al-Bulayhi Yellow Card
  • 78
    • On: Sultan Al-Ghannam|Off: Saleh Al-Shehri
  • 79
    • Salem Al-Dawsari Yellow Card
  • 82
    • Saud Abdulhamid Yellow Card
  • 88
    • Nawaf Al-Abid Yellow Card
  • 88
    • On: Abdulelah Al-Amri|Off: Nawaf Al-Abid
  • 89
    • On: Haitham Asiri|Off: Feras Al-Brikan
  • 90+2
    • Mohammed Al-Owais Yellow Card
  • 90+9
    • On: Mohammed Al-Burayk|Off: Yasser Al-Shahrani
  • FT
    • Second Half ends, Argentina 1, Saudi Arabia 2.
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ARG
4-4-2
  • 23Martínez
  • 3Tagliafico
    On: Marcos Acuña | Off: Nicolás Tagliafico
  • 19Otamendi
  • 13Romero
    On: Lisandro Martínez | Off: Cristian Romero
  • 26Molina
  • 17Gómez
    On: Julián Álvarez | Off: Alejandro Gómez
  • 5Paredes
    On: Enzo Fernández | Off: Leandro Paredes
  • 7De Paul
  • 11Di María
  • 22Martínez
  • 10Messi
No. Name
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 4 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 3 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 1
  • Shots 4
  • 3 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 2
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Substitutes
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red

Game Information

  • VENUE: Lusail Iconic Stadium
  • ,
    COVERAGE: FS1
  • Lusail, Qatar
  • ATTENDANCE: 88,012
  • REFEREE: Slavko Vincici

Match Commentary

- Match ends, Argentina 1, Saudi Arabia 2.
90'+14' Second Half ends, Argentina 1, Saudi Arabia 2.
90'+11' Attempt saved. Julián Álvarez (Argentina) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal. Assisted by Ángel Di María with a cross.

Match Stats

ARG
KSA

Possession

69% 31%

Shots (on Goal)

15 (6)
3 (2)
ARG KSA
7 Fouls 21
0 Yellow Cards 6
0 Red Cards 0
10 Offsides 1
9 Corner Kicks 2
0 Saves 5
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