FIFA WORLD CUP 2022
Messi scores and assists in FIFA World Cup 2022 warm-up; Di Maria scores twice
We are confident because this is many people's first World Cup, and the first game will be crucial. We arrived in good time for the World Cup. It was a good test, and it was critical that they didn't turn our mistakes into goals." - Rodrigo de Paul's
Argentina defeated the United Arab Emirates 5-0 in Abu Dhabi, thanks to two goals from Angel de Maria and one each from Lionel Messi, Julian Alvarez, and Joaquin Correa.
Foul! Foyth pulls Hussain back, and the referee awards a free kick to the UAE.
Argentina will look to finish the game with ease, having scored five goals in what will be a great morale booster ahead of their FIFA World Cup campaign in Qatar, which begins next week.
Argentina fails to extend its commanding lead as Lionel Messi attempts a left-footed curler that flies past the goal.