FIFA World Cup: Saudi Arabia shock Argentina | As it happened

Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabian players celebrate in front of their fans. Photo: IANS/Suman Chattopadhyay

Doha: Saudi Arabia pulled off a stunning 2-1 win over Argentina in the FIFA World Cup at the Lusail Stadium on Tuesday. The Saudis, who trailed 0-1 at the half-time break, hit back through two quick goals on resumption and held on to end Argentina's 36-match unbeaten run.

Read the match report here. 

HIGHLIGHTS
  • 1 week ago

    Saudi Arabia have achieved their most famous win on the global stage

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  • 1 week ago

    Argentina's 36-match unbeaten run comes to an end

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  • 1 week ago

    Who saw this coming? Argentina led 1-0 at half-time. Two goals in the space of five minutes changed it all

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  • 1 week ago

    It's all over. Saudi Arabia have pulled off a stunning 2-1 win over Argentina!

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  • 1 week ago

    Yasser Al-Shahrani has been stretchered off the ground

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  • 1 week ago

    The Saudi fans wait nervously. The Green Falcons are minutes away from a huge, huge upset

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  • 1 week ago

    Game halted as a Saudi player is injured

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  • 1 week ago

    It's a frantic finale

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  • 1 week ago

    Just four minutes for Messi & Co. to salvage a point

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  • 1 week ago

    A goal-line clearance means Saudi keep the lead

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Lionel Messi
Lionel Messi celebrates his goal. Photo: AFP/Odd Andersen
Saleh Al-Shehri
Saleh Al-Shehri celebrates with Firas Al-Buraikan after scoring the equaliser. Photo: AFP/Odd Andersen
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