“The first half we didn’t play as we should and in the second, when we calmed down, we started to play the ball better and until the goal we went back to being what we are.”
Argentina now sit second in Group C, a point behind leaders Poland who beat Saudi Arabia earlier in the day on Saturday. Messi’s side take on Poland in the final game of the group on Wednesday.
A point will not be enough for Argentina to qualify for the knockout stage if Saudi Arabia beat Mexico in their final match. However, the Mexicans are also not out of the competition and victory will give them a fighting chance of making it through to the round of 16.
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