The Argentine National Team began the path in Qatar World Cup 2022where with a Lionel Messi goal got ahead of Saudi Arabia in a rather difficult start to the game, when a large part of the fans believed that it was going to be another type of game.
It is that the reality that the teams from the Middle East had shown was of sets that got behind and that they were waiting to get out quickly against. Nevertheless, Saudi Arabia surprised by taking advantage of the new off side who arranged the FIFA.
Undoubtedly, one of the great tactical surprises of this Arab team that is well trained by the French coach Hervé Renard. Despite the fact that he did not create danger in the first part, the team of scaloniif he could overcome three goals that converted the Selection.
In the first half, the statistics showed that The Argentine National Team had seven offsides surpassing the mark of the last World Cup, where in all the competition he had a total of six offside.
How were the three offsides that charged Argentina in the first half
The first was at 22 minutes, when lionel Messi he had been hand in hand with Al Owais and had defined the far post. almost instantly, slavko vincic He took a free kick in favor of the Asians for offside.
Five minutes later, to Lautaro Martinez something similar happened to him. He stung the goalkeeper who had come out to cut him, and when they ran to get out of the way, the goal cry was drowned out again. His shoulder left him disabled.
At 34, again the Bull was left alone thanks to a pass from Lionel Messi, eluded Al Owais and defined before the goal alone. But they raised the flag again and Vincic signaled indirectly for the Arabs. Of the three annulled, this was the most notorious