Argentina, which faced Saudi Arabia in the first round of the world championship held in Qatar, is ahead with a score of 1:0.

According to the Apasport.az website, Lionel Messi, the captain of the South American team, who scored a penalty in the 10th minute of the match, increased the number of goals in the World Cup to 7.

The 35-year-old superstar achieved this in his 20th match.

With this, Messi reached the captain of the Portuguese national team, Cristiano Ronaldo.

The 37-year-old forward scored 7 times in 17 matches.

It should be noted that the other opponents of the Argentina team in Group C are Mexico and Poland.