Messi led Argentina to victory against Haiti

Posted on May 30, 2018, 1:28 pm
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Argentina is one ohe tight schedule of international friendly matches and as per the schedule, they played a friendly match yesterday. In the match, Messi led Argentina to victory against Haiti.

Lionel Messi who is the top star of Argentina and also the captain of the team made a remarkable hat-trick in the match and so, Haiti did not get any chance but was under pressure in the whole game.

Messi led Argentina to victory against Haiti

Lionel Messi did present an amazing hat-trick. He also assisted Sergio Aguero to a goal. Due to the amazing performance of the captain, in the friendly match, Argentina destroyed Haiti by 4 – 0 goals.

Team Argentina failed to show the impressive performance in friendly matches. Till now, they have played five matches where they won three times only. But faced defeat twice against Spain and Nigeria.

They were defeated against Nigeria by 4 – 2 goals and defeated against Spain by 6 – 1 goals. Though against Spain, the coach of the team Sampaoli did not ground the best eleven but like a team, Argentina did digest six goals which are still unbelievable.

Sampaoli just verified their attacking division’s power against Haiti before the Russia World Cup 2018 and with the victory, he is heavy happy now. Earlier the World Cup 2018 schedule, they will get another chance to prepare themselves with the match of Israel and it will take place in 9th June 2018. Though the match, the coach will finally check his team.

The match between Argentina and Haiti started in last Wednesday at Estadio Alberto Jose Armando and since the beginning of the match, Argentina took control of the game. They started to make pressure to Haiti’s defense. But Messi and Higuain failed to make the clear shot but both of them took the certain shot to the direct goalkeeper.

In 17th minutes of the game, the two times World Cup champion went ahead. The stopper could not be stopped by the spot-kick of Messi. Lo Celso was fouled into the box and so, the referee gave a penalty.

Lo Celso and Lanzini created an opportunity in 25th minutes and if Di Maria could use it, the goal difference would be double. But the PSG midfielder did not make his mark. Rest of the first half due to Haiti’s goalkeeper, team Argentina did not score any more goals.

But since the beginning of the 2nd half, Argentina started to score goals. In 58th minutes Messi scored his 2nd goals. Just two minutes later, Higuain was replaced by Manchester City forward Aguero.

In 66th minutes of the game, the Barca star fulfilled his hat trick. With the national team, it was his 64th goals. Besides, he assisted Aguero in 69th minutes of the game and almost confirmed the match.

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