Argentina and Portugal Crashes out of FIFA World Cup 2018
July 1 , 2018
FIFA World Cup 2018 received a severe blow as Lionel Messi led Argentina and Cristiano Ronaldo led Portugal crashed out of the tournament. While Argentina lost to France 3-4, a few hours later Portugal lost to Uruguay 1-2. In the France-Argentina game, France’s 19-year old Kylian Mbappe scored two goals (at 64th and 68th minute). Other two goals were netted in favor of France by Antoine Griezmann at 13th minute through a penalty and Benjamin Pavard at the 57th minute. The 3 Argentinian scorers are Sergio Aguero, Angel Di Maria, and Gabriel Mercado. In the Portugal-Uruguay match, Edinson Cavani scored both the goals (5th minute and 62nd minute of the match) in favor of Uruguay and Pepe (at 55th minute) scored the only goal for Portugal.