Summary and goals of the friendly UAE match against Argentina before the 2022 World Cup
The Argentina national team defeated its UAE counterpart, 5-0, during the match that brought them together this evening, Wednesday, against Mohammed bin Zayed at Al Jazira Club, as part of the tango dancers’ preparations for the 2022 World Cup, to be held in Qatar from November 20 to December 18.
The first-half goals came from Julian Alvarez, Angel Di Maria (two goals), Lionel Messi, and Joaquín Correra in the 17th, 25th, 36th, 44th, and 60th minutes, respectively, in the meeting in which the legendary star Lionel Messi, who receives extraordinary support from the fans, starred. The Emirati who is in the ranks of the team.
A discussion took place between Ibrahim Noureddine and Lionel Messi, the latter being the captain of the Tango team, which contributed to the interaction of the masses through various social networking sites.
The Argentine national team is located in Group C, alongside the teams of Saudi Arabia, Mexico and Poland, and the UAE confrontation comes within the framework of preparing to meet the Saudi Green in the first round. The match will also be transmitted through the “Abu Dhabi Sports” network, as well as through the “Dubai Sports” channels.
The Argentine national team hopes to benefit from the UAE confrontation, by getting used to the weather similar to that of the World Cup host, Qatar, and it will also be an opportunity to test the Asian school, given that the “white” is very similar to the Saudi national team in terms of level and performance.
Lionel Messi will naturally be present with the Argentina national team in the Emirates match, but his participation in the meeting is in the hands of coach Lionel Scaloni.
And the UAE Football Association had announced the appointment of an international arbitration crew from Egypt led by Ibrahim Noureddine, and the Abu Dhabi Sports Council had announced that tickets for the match hosted by Mohammed bin Zayed Stadium in the capital, Abu Dhabi, had sold out in less than 24 hours, and they also allowed the public to attend training. Open to the Argentine national team at Al Nahyan Stadium in Abu Dhabi last Sunday.
The composition of the UAE national team was as follows:
Goalkeeper: Khaled Essa
Defense: Shaheen Abdul Rahman, Khalifa Al Hammadi, Al Hassan Saleh, Khaled Al Dhanhani
Midfield: Abdullah Hamad, Ali Salmeen, Abdullah Ramadan
Offensive: Abdallah fought Kaio Canedo, Ali Mabkhout.
While the formation of the Argentine national team came as follows:
Goalkeeper: Emiliano Martinez
Defense: Marcos Acuña – Lisandro Martinez – Nicholas Otamendi – Juan Foyth
Midfield: Alexis McAllister – Leandro Paredes – Rodrigo de Paul
Attack: Julian Alvarez – Leo Messi – Angel Di Maria