France vs Argentina – After a tough clash between France and the Argentina side, the Argetines have finally crashed out of the World Cup after a 4 – 3 loss against France.
France vs Argentina
The Argentina team has finnaly come to the end of their fight in the Russia 2018 world cup loosing to France in the round 16 games on Saturday, 30th of June 2017.
The french team took the lead in the first half of the match after a foul was committed against Kylian Mbappe right in the 18 yard box which had the Argentina keeper diving the wrong direction as the penalty was taken by Olivier Giroud.
Few moments after the French side took the lead in the game, Di Maria gave the Argentina side an equalizer as He hits the ball straight in the goal keeper’s net. The first half ended in a 1-1 draw with both sides.
The Argentines took the lead in the second half after another goal which had them on a 2-1 lead against the French side.
The French side came equalizing in the second half of the game after Kylian Mbappe had His way with the keeper hitting the ball with His left foot sending the Argentina side into another minute of hopelessness in making it out of the Rounds of 16.
Nevertheless, the Argentina players began to wear worried faces as Mbappe had just another goal on the Argentines making it 3-2 keeping His team on the lead giving them hope of making it out strong off the Rounds of 16 into the quarter finals.
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Shortly after the lead, France had yet another strike giving them a goal making the score line into 4-2 against the Lionel Messi team which finally took away Argentina’s hope of making it to the World Cup 2018 quarter finals.
Aguero – few minutes to the confirmation of the Argentine’s misery against the French side, Manchester City’s star Aguero was brought in and aroused Argentina’s hope of making another run in the World cup quarter finals as He had a header in the net of the French side having them of a 3-4 score line away from drawing the match.
This gave the Lionel Messi side a strong hope that they could make it through to an extra time which perhaps might give them the win. The Argentina side had in the earlier match against Nigeria come back to winning after a long 1-1 draw having Nigeria on a bream of hope of qualifying into the quarter finals.
The Argentines had a late minute goal which put them through into the quarter finals of the world cup hence sending the Nigerian side home ending the World Cup run.
Unfortunately, Argentina could not keep their hopes as time was not on their side therefore ending the World Cup 2018 run. The French side are now through to the Quarter Finals of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. Congrats to France.