Messi leads Argentina vs Saudi Arabia

Image Credit: Goggle

With Paulo Dybala still out injured, Lautaro Martinez and Angel Di Maria started alongside Messi.

Image Credit: Goggle

Argentina's 35-year-old captain and all-time leading scorer Lionel Messi overcame fatigue to lead the team on November 22.

Image Credit: Goggle

Despite a recent shoulder injury, Saudi Arabia coach Herve Renard kept captain and midfielder Salman Al-Faraj in the lineup.

Image Credit: Goggle

Their team is entirely domestic, with the financial clout of the local league ensuring that few top players aspire to play abroad.

Image Credit: Goggle

Argentina: Emeliano Martinez, Cristian Romero, Nicolas Tagliafico Nicolas Otamendi, Nahuel Molina, Alejandro Gomez, Rodrigo De Paul, Leandro Paredes, Lionel Messi (c), Lautaro Martinez, Angel Di Maria.

Image Credit: Goggle

Saudi Arabia: Mohamed Al-Owais, Ali Al-Bulaihi, Yasser Al-Shahrani, Mohamed Kanno, Saud Abdulhamid, Abdulelah Al-Malki, Saleh Al-Shehri, Hassan Al-Tambakti, Salman Al-Faraj (c), Salem Al-Dawsari, Firas Al-Buraikan.

Leo Messi to enter big stage today

Image Credit: Goggle