World Cup Qualifiers: Disappointing Draw for Argentina

Argentina draws with Chile in the 2022 World Cup Qualifiers.

  • World Cup Qualifiers: Disappointing Draw for Argentina
    World Cup Qualifiers: Disappointing Draw for Argentina

Argentina stumbled against Chile, drawing at 1-1 in the 2022 World Cup qualifiers.

Lionel Messi scored the first goal for Argentina through a penalty kick in the middle of the first half.

However, Chilean Alexis Sanchez equalized at 37'.

In another match, Uruguay tied against Paraguay but without goals.

The two teams have seven points, with Paraguay in fourth place and Uruguay in fifth, with a goal difference, five points behind the leader Brazil and four points behind second-place Argentina.

Earlier, Bolivia won 3-1 against its host Venezuela, marking its first victory in these qualifiers.

Marcelo Moreno (5' and 83'), and Diego Ibanez (60'), scored Bolivia's goals, and Jhon Chancellor scored Venezuela's goal (26').

Bolivia has four points in eighth place, while Venezuela has three points in ninth place.

The leader, Brazil (12 points), will play its third-place Ecuadorean guest (9 points) tomorrow at 03:30 AM Al-Quds Al-Sharif time.