Sunday, March 26, 2023

Messi turns into first participant to help in 5 FIFA World Cups

Lionel Messi grew to become the primary participant to have performed supplier in 5 FIFA World Cup editions when he arrange Enzo Fernandez’s aim in Argentina’s 2-0 win over Mexico on Sunday.

Messi scored within the sixty fourth minute of the sport to place his aspect forward earlier than offering the help within the 87th minute. This made him the oldest participant to attain and help in a World Cup recreation.

HIGHLIGHTS: Argentina vs Mexico FIFA World Cup 2022

Messi began his tally of World Cup assists on his debut towards Serbia in 2006. He additionally scored within the recreation to turn out to be the youngest participant to attain and help in a World Cup.

The Argentine offered an help every in 2010 and 2014, adopted by two within the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

His whole tally of assists with Argentina now stands at 53. Messi additionally holds the file for many assists in Copa America with 17 aim contributions.

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