Argentina hosted Mexico at the Lusail Iconic Stadium. L. Messi drop first goal at 64 minute of the match.
- L.Messi at 64 minute (1 : 0) (Argentina)
- E.Fernandez at 87 minute (2 : 0) (Argentina)
Emiliano Martínez (rating 6.6)
Guillermo Ochoa (rating 6)
E. Fernandez (G. Rodriguez, 57)
E. Gutierrez (A. Guardado, 42)
- Argentina — 59%
- Mexico — 41%
In total two teams made 9 shots on target and shot 3 on goal:
- Argentina: 5 shots on target, 2 on goal. The most active in terms of the number of shots was — Lionel Messi.
- Mexico: 4 shots on target, 1 on goal. Best in hits on goal – Alexis Vega.
Best players for each teams with pass accuracy:
- Nicolás Otamendi (Argentina) — pass accuracy 89%, total passes 85
- César Montes (Mexico) — pass accuracy 82%, total passes 52
Who made the most key passes from each teams:
- Ángel Di María (Argentina) — 2 key passes
- Héctor Moreno (Mexico) — 1 key passes
- Intercepts. Number of interceptions for Argentina — 6 (leader — Gonzalo Montiel, 1). Mexico — 12 (Néstor Araujo has the most, 3).
- Ball tackles. Argentina — 1 (Guido Rodríguez, 1). Mexico — 0 ( — 0).
By the number of face-to-face fights for ball the leaders in the teams are:
- Nicolás Otamendi, Argentina (11)
- César Montes, Mexico (6)
- G. Montiel (Argentina) at 43 minute
- N. Araujo (Mexico) at 22 minute
- E. Gutierrez (Mexico) at 50 minute
- H. Herrera (Mexico) at 66 minute
- R. Alvarado (Mexico) at 89 minute
The last five games (including this match):
- Argentina – None
- Mexico – None
Top 5 World Cup scorers:
- Ahmadou Bamba Dieng (3, Senegal)
- Boulaye Dia (3, Senegal)
- Enner Valencia (3, Ecuador)
- Kylian Mbappé (3, France)
- Mohammed Muntari (3, Qatar)
- Argentina will play with Poland. November 30, on Stadium 974.
- Mexico will play with Saudi Arabia. November 30, on Lusail Iconic Stadium.