Argentina defeat Croatia 2-1

  • Messi scored a penalty as Argentina defeated Croatia 2-1, media reports say.

    Anas Sharbini opened the scoring for Croatia in the 11th minute. Cristian Ansaldi provided the equalizer in the 49th minute. Barcelona international Messi made it 2-1 with a 57th minute penalty.

    Croatia are leading Group H for the Euro qualifiers after they won their first three games. Their next opponents are Italy .

    World Cup finalists Argentina are up against Portugal next in another friendly at Old Trafford.  


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