Argentina, the third-ranked side, take on Mexico in their second match of the FIFA World Cup 2022 on November 27 at the Lusail Iconic Stadium in Lusail, Qatar. The Group C match will kick off at 12:30 AM Indian Standard Time (IST). Watch Argentina vs Mexico live in India.
The Argentina national football team are on the backfoot after suffering a 2-1 defeat against Saudi Arabia in their opening match of the 2022 edition.
After taking an early lead through a Lionel Messi penalty, Argentina got physically outplayed by the Saudis in the second half with two quick second-half goals from Saleh Al-Shehri and Salem Al-Dawsari.
Argentina need at least a point from the upcoming match against Mexico to stay alive in the Group C standings.
Meanwhile, Mexico, who finished second in the CONCACAF World Cup qualifiers, had a tough start to their campaign in Qatar. Despite having 61 per cent ball possession, Gerardo Martino’s side played a 0-0 draw against Poland.
The Mexico national football team can seal a place in the round of 16 of the FIFA World Cup 2022 by winning against Argentina.
Argentina vs Mexico head-to-head
Argentina and Mexico first played each other in the inaugural edition of the FIFA World Cup in 1930, with the Argentine side winning 6-3.
Their last match at the football World Cup was in 2010, which Argentina won 3-1, courtesy of a brace from Carlos Tevez and a goal from Gonzalo Higuain. The Mexicans also lost this fixture in the 2006 edition.
Argentina have won 16, lost five and drawn 14 of their 35 matches against Mexico across all competitions. The latest of Mexico's wins was in 1990 when they won 2-0.
Where to watch Argentina vs Mexico FIFA World Cup 2022 match live in India?
Argentina vs Mexico FIFA World Cup 2022 match will be telecast live on Sports18 and Sports18 HD TV channels in India.
Live streaming of the Argentina vs Mexico match in the FIFA World Cup 2022 will be available on the Jio Cinema app and website.
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