Lionel Messi, the French star of Paris Saint-Germain, led the Argentine national team to a 3-0 victory over its host Bolivian, in the meeting that brought them together in the early hours of Friday morning, at the “Monumental” stadium in the capital, Buenos Aires, as part of the tenth round of the South American qualifiers qualifying for the finals. 2022 World Cup.
Argentina ended the first half with a clean goal, scored by star Lionel Messi in the 14th minute of the match, with a wonderful shot to the right of the Bolivian goalkeeper.
In the second half, Messi added the second goal of the Tango team in the 64th minute of the meeting, after a wonderful game with his colleague Lautaro Martinez, which Al-Flea finished in the net.
The Parisian star returned to score Argentinas third “hat-trick”, in the 88th minute of the match, reaching his 79th goal with Argentina and becoming the historical top scorer for South America, surpassing the number of former Brazilian star Pele, who has 77 goals.
The Argentine national team consolidated its second place in the standings of the South American qualifiers for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, with 18 points, behind the leaders Brazil with 21 points, and is currently playing with its Peruvian team.
The Uruguayan national football team had defeated its Ecuadorean side with a clean goal, in the match that brought the two teams together in the early hours of Friday, at the “Centenario” stadium, as part of the tenth round of South American qualifiers for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
Paraguay also beat its host Venezuela, 2-1, in the match that brought them together at the “Defensores del Chaco” stadium.
Colombia defeated its guest, Chile, 3-1, in the meeting that brought them together in the early hours of Friday morning, at the “Metropolitano Roberto Melendez” stadium.