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World Cup, 1-round, group stage, 16.06.18 9:00

FT
    (M. Rojo)  Sergio Aguero
19'
 
 
23'
    Lionel Messi
64'
 
Statistics
Shots
19
 
 
 
7
Shots on target
7
 
 
 
3
Possession %
73
 
 
 
27
Corner
10
 
 
 
2
Fouls
10
 
 
 
15
Offsides
0
 
 
 
0
Yellow cards
0
 
 
 
0
Red cards
0
 
 
 
0
Goal Kicks
5
 
 
 
14
Crosses
30
 
 
 
9
H: 93% (2073) D: 6% (128) A: 1% (33)
Match preview
Stadium: Otkrytie Arena  Moscow, Russia ​   +12°C
Viewers:44,190

Match Events

90+6
 
Hannes Thor Halldorsson from Iceland is a contender for Man of the Match after a great performance today
 
90+6
That's it! The referee blows the final whistle
 
90+6
 
Ball possession: Argentina: 73%, Iceland: 27%.
 
90+6
 
Lionel Messi takes the free-kick but it is blocked by the wall
 
90+5
 
The referee signals a free kick as Emil Hallfredsson from Iceland trips Lionel Messi
 
90+4
 
Safe hands from Hannes Thor Halldorsson as he comes out and claims the ball
 
90+4
 
Nicolas Otamendi from Argentina swings a cross into the box...
 
90+4
 
Hannes Thor Halldorsson relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
90+4
 
Ever Banega from Argentina swings a cross into the box...
 
90+4
 
Kari Arnason relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
90+4
 
Ever Banega from Argentina passes the ball in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
 
90+3
 
Argentina is in control of the ball.
 
90+3
 
Goal kick for Iceland
 
90+3
 
Chance! Lionel Messi finds some room for a shot but fails to work the keeper. It's a goal kick
 
90+2
 
Argentina is having a good opportunity to score.
 
90+2
 
Argentina is in control of the ball.
 
90+1
 
Reckless challenge there. Javier Mascherano commits a rough foul on Emil Hallfredsson
 
90+1
 
The fourth official shows there are 5 minute(s) of time to be added
 
90+1
 
Ragnar Sigurdsson relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
90
 
Eduardo Salvio from Argentina swings a cross into the box...
 
90
 
Argentina is trying to create something here.
 
90
 
Ball possession: Argentina: 72%, Iceland: 28%.
 
89
 
Argentina take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
89
 
Iceland take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
89
 
Argentina take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
89
 
The game is restarted
 
89
Alfred Finnbogason is injured and is replaced by Bjoern Sigurdarson.
 
88
 
Play has been stopped because there is a player lying on the pitch.
 
88
 
Javier Mascherano shoots from outside the box, but Hannes Thor Halldorsson has it under control
 
88
 
Eduardo Salvio of Argentina passes the ball to a team mate.
 
88
 
Cristian Pavon puts in a cross...
 
87
 
Hannes Thor Halldorsson from Iceland makes a great save.
 
87
 
Cristian Pavon from Argentina crosses the ball, but his team mate arrives a little late and can't benefit from it.
 
86
 
Kari Arnason relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
86
 
Gonzalo Higuain delivers a teasing cross into the box...
 
86
 
Iceland take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
85
 
The referee signals a free kick as Javier Mascherano from Argentina trips Gylfi Sigurdsson
 
85
 
Kari Arnason is penalised for pushing Gonzalo Higuain
 
85
 
Ball possession: Argentina: 73%, Iceland: 27%.
 
84
 
Goal kick for Iceland
 
84
Maximiliano Meza is leaving the field to be replaced by Gonzalo Higuain in a tactical substitution.
 
84
 
Lionel Messi sees his shot deflected off target
 
84
 
Great skill from Lionel Messi as he dribbles past his opponents
 
83
 
A shot by Cristian Pavon is blocked
 
83
 
Argentina is having a good opportunity to score.
 
82
 
Argentina take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
82
 
Goal kick for Iceland
 
81
 
Lionel Messi fails to find the target with a shot from outside the box
 
81
 
Great skill from Lionel Messi as he dribbles past his opponents
 
81
 
Javier Mascherano relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
81
 
A player from Iceland takes a long throw from left side of the pitch into the opponent's box
 
80
 
Iceland is trying to create something here.
 
80
 
Ball possession: Argentina: 73%, Iceland: 27%.
 
80
 
The referee signals a free kick as Maximiliano Meza from Argentina trips Emil Hallfredsson
 
79
 
Some neat football here as Maximiliano Meza from Argentina plays a 1-2 with Sergio Aguero.
 
79
 
Argentina take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
79
 
Ragnar Sigurdsson relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
79
 
Ever Banega from Argentina swings in the corner from the left.
 
79
 
Birkir Saevarsson clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
 
79
 
The ball is crossed into the area by Javier Mascherano from Argentina ...
 
77
 
Goal kick for Iceland
 
77
 
Alfred Finnbogason from Iceland looks to have committed a foul on Marcos Rojo but the referee is not having it and waves play on!
 
76
 
The captain is forced to give away his armband, because he is leaving the field.
 
76
Aron Gunnarsson is leaving the field to be replaced by Ari Skulason in a tactical substitution.
 
75
Angel Di Maria is leaving the field to be replaced by Cristian Pavon in a tactical substitution.
 
75
 
The referee signals a free kick as Nicolas Tagliafico from Argentina trips Rurik Gislason
 
75
 
Lionel Messi from Argentina directs the ball behind the defence, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
 
75
 
Ball possession: Argentina: 72%, Iceland: 28%.
 
74
 
Ever Banega from Argentina passes the ball in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
 
74
 
Great skill from Ever Banega as he dribbles past his opponents
 
74
 
Lionel Messi from Argentina tries to play a 1-2 with Sergio Aguero, but the ball is intercepted.
 
73
 
Argentina take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
73
 
Lionel Messi takes the free-kick but it is blocked by the wall
 
73
 
Obstruction as Birkir Bjarnason cuts off the run of Maximiliano Meza. A free-kick is awarded.
 
72
 
Argentina is trying to create something here.
 
72
 
Ever Banega tries his luck from distance but his effort ends up safely in the hands of Hannes Thor Halldorsson
 
71
 
Argentina is trying to create something here.
 
71
 
Javier Mascherano is penalised for pushing Rurik Gislason
 
70
 
Aron Gunnarsson relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
70
 
Angel Di Maria puts in a cross...
 
70
 
A shot by Eduardo Salvio is blocked
 
70
 
Ball possession: Argentina: 73%, Iceland: 27%.
 
70
 
Argentina take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
70
 
Birkir Saevarsson relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
70
 
Eduardo Salvio from Argentina directs a ball squarely in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
 
69
 
Argentina is having a good opportunity to score.
 
69
 
Argentina is trying to create something here.
 
68
 
Goal kick for Argentina
 
68
 
Gylfi Sigurdsson swings in the ball from a corner on the left, but it is nowhere near a teammate and it goes out of the field.
 
67
 
Gylfi Sigurdsson from Iceland tries to pick out a team-mate in the area but his cross is blocked by an opponent.
 
67
 
Goal kick for Iceland
 
67
 
Lionel Messi goes for goal on the direct free kick, but the shot sails wide
 
66
 
Obstruction as Birkir Bjarnason cuts off the run of Lionel Messi. A free-kick is awarded.
 
66
 
The referee signals a free kick as Alfred Finnbogason from Iceland trips Ever Banega
 
65
 
Argentina take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
65
 
Ball possession: Argentina: 72%, Iceland: 28%.
 
65
 
A shot by Lionel Messi is blocked
 
65
 
Maximiliano Meza from Argentina takes a short corner kick from the right.
 
64
 
Sergio Aguero from Argentina passes the ball in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
 
64
HE MISSES! - Lionel Messi takes the spot-kick but Hannes Thor Halldorsson blocks it!
 
63
Johann Berg Gudmundsson is injured and is replaced by Rurik Gislason.
 
63
 
PENALTY - Hoerdur Magnusson from Iceland concedes a penalty for tripping Maximiliano Meza.
 
63
 
Lionel Messi puts in a cross...
 
62
 
The game is restarted
 
62
 
It doesn't look good here as Johann Berg Gudmundsson is injured and is taken off the field to receive medical treatment.
 
62
 
Today's attendance is 44190
 
61
 
Johann Berg Gudmundsson is down injured and receives medical treatment on the field.
 
61
 
Play has been stopped because there is a player lying on the pitch.
 
60
 
Argentina take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
60
 
Ball possession: Argentina: 73%, Iceland: 27%.
 
60
 
Hoerdur Magnusson relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
60
 
Lionel Messi from Argentina passes the ball in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
 
60
 
Angel Di Maria delivers a teasing cross into the box...
 
60
 
Argentina take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
59
 
A shot by Ever Banega is blocked
 
59
 
Emil Hallfredsson from Iceland looks to have committed a foul on Lionel Messi but the referee is not having it and waves play on!
 
59
 
Ever Banega relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
59
 
A player from Iceland takes a long throw from left side of the pitch into the opponent's box
 
58
 
Hoerdur Magnusson from Iceland tries to pick out a team-mate in the area but his cross is blocked by an opponent.
 
58
 
Iceland take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
58
 
Javier Mascherano hand-balls
 
57
 
Argentina take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
57
 
A shot by Sergio Aguero is blocked
 
57
 
Kari Arnason relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
56
 
Maximiliano Meza from Argentina swings in the corner from the right.
 
56
 
Sergio Aguero sees his shot deflected off target
 
56
 
Argentina is trying to create something here.
 
55
 
Ball possession: Argentina: 72%, Iceland: 28%.
 
55
 
Javier Mascherano relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
54
 
A player from Iceland takes a long throw from left side of the pitch into the opponent's box
 
54
Lucas Biglia is leaving the field to be replaced by Ever Banega in a tactical substitution.
 
53
 
Maximiliano Meza is penalised for pushing Birkir Bjarnason
 
53
 
Angel Di Maria from Argentina tries to pick out a team-mate in the area but his cross is blocked by an opponent.
 
52
 
Ragnar Sigurdsson relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
52
 
Eduardo Salvio of Argentina passes the ball to a team mate.
 
52
 
Argentina is having a good opportunity to score.
 
51
 
Eduardo Salvio relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
51
 
Emil Hallfredsson puts in a dangerous cross...
 
51
 
Wilfredo Caballero relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
51
 
Gylfi Sigurdsson from Iceland swings in the corner from the left.
 
51
 
Nicolas Otamendi clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
 
51
 
Gylfi Sigurdsson from Iceland directs a ball squarely in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
 
50
 
Great skill from Gylfi Sigurdsson as he dribbles past his opponents
 
50
 
Hoerdur Magnusson from Iceland sends a deflected cross into the box.
 
50
 
Ball possession: Argentina: 74%, Iceland: 26%.
 
50
 
Argentina take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
49
 
Birkir Bjarnason from Iceland crosses the ball, but his team mate arrives a little late and can't benefit from it.
 
49
 
Iceland is having a good opportunity to score.
 
49
 
Iceland take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
48
 
Goal kick for Iceland
 
48
 
A chance presents itself to Nicolas Otamendi from Argentina but his header goes wide
 
48
 
Angel Di Maria from Argentina swings in the corner from the left.
 
48
 
Angel Di Maria from Argentina passes the ball in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
 
48
 
Argentina is trying to create something here.
 
47
 
Eduardo Salvio from Argentina passes the ball in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
 
47
 
Argentina is trying to create something here.
 
46
 
Argentina is in control of the ball.
 
46
The second half is underway
 
45+2
It's over! The referee blows for half time
 
45+2
 
Ball possession: Argentina: 74%, Iceland: 26%.
 
45+1
 
The fourth official shows there are 1 minute(s) of time to be added
 
45+1
 
Goal kick for Argentina
 
45+1
 
Gylfi Sigurdsson from Iceland fails to connect properly on the volley and sends the ball wide of target
 
45+1
 
Ragnar Sigurdsson of Iceland passes the ball to a team mate.
 
45
 
Lionel Messi controls the ball with his hand
 
45
 
Gylfi Sigurdsson releases a shot, it's parried by Wilfredo Caballero but he can't hold onto it...
 
45
 
Great skill from Gylfi Sigurdsson as he dribbles past his opponents
 
45
 
Alfred Finnbogason from Iceland passes the ball in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
 
45
 
Ball possession: Argentina: 75%, Iceland: 25%.
 
45
 
Iceland take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
44
 
Nicolas Otamendi relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
44
 
A player from Iceland takes a long throw from right side of the pitch into the opponent's box
 
44
 
Marcos Rojo relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
43
 
Johann Berg Gudmundsson delivers a teasing cross into the box...
 
43
 
Iceland is having a good opportunity to score.
 
42
 
Goal kick for Iceland
 
42
 
A chance presents itself to Lucas Biglia from Argentina but his header goes wide
 
42
 
Maximiliano Meza from Argentina swings in the corner from the right.
 
42
 
Eduardo Salvio from Argentina passes the ball in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
 
41
 
Safe hands from Hannes Thor Halldorsson as he comes out and claims the ball
 
41
 
Lionel Messi from Argentina swings in the corner from the right.
 
40
 
Ragnar Sigurdsson clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
 
40
 
Maximiliano Meza from Argentina swings a cross into the box...
 
40
 
Ball possession: Argentina: 77%, Iceland: 23%.
 
39
 
Hoerdur Magnusson relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
39
 
Maximiliano Meza from Argentina swings in the corner from the left.
 
39
 
Birkir Saevarsson clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
 
39
 
Lionel Messi sees his shot deflected off target
 
39
 
Some neat football here as Lionel Messi from Argentina plays a 1-2 with Nicolas Tagliafico.
 
38
 
Argentina is trying to create something here.
 
38
 
Argentina take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
38
 
Birkir Bjarnason relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
38
 
Angel Di Maria delivers a teasing cross into the box...
 
37
 
Argentina is trying to create something here.
 
37
 
Lionel Messi from Argentina tries to play a 1-2 with Sergio Aguero, but the ball is intercepted.
 
37
 
Argentina is trying to create something here.
 
36
 
Ragnar Sigurdsson relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
36
 
Maximiliano Meza puts in a cross...
 
35
 
Argentina is trying to create something here.
 
35
 
Ball possession: Argentina: 74%, Iceland: 26%.
 
34
 
Goal kick for Iceland
 
34
 
Nicolas Otamendi sends a long ball upfield.
 
34
 
Argentina is trying to create something here.
 
33
 
Argentina is in control of the ball.
 
33
 
Goal kick for Iceland
 
33
 
Lucas Biglia fails to find the target with a shot from outside the box
 
32
 
Argentina is trying to create something here.
 
31
 
Play has been stopped because there is a player lying on the pitch.
 
31
 
Ragnar Sigurdsson hand-balls
 
30
 
Ball possession: Argentina: 73%, Iceland: 27%.
 
30
 
Goal kick for Iceland
 
30
 
Lionel Messi from Argentina crosses the ball, but it goes out for a goal kick.
 
30
 
Argentina is trying to create something here.
 
29
 
Kari Arnason is penalised for pushing Lucas Biglia
 
29
 
Nicolas Otamendi relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
28
 
A player from Iceland takes a long throw from left side of the pitch into the opponent's box
 
28
 
Nicolas Otamendi sends a header towards goal, but Hannes Thor Halldorsson is there to comfortably save it
 
28
 
Angel Di Maria from Argentina swings in the corner from the left.
 
28
 
Ragnar Sigurdsson clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
 
27
 
Angel Di Maria from Argentina swings in the corner from the left.
 
27
 
Birkir Saevarsson clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
 
27
 
Gylfi Sigurdsson relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
27
 
Nicolas Tagliafico puts in a cross...
 
27
 
Argentina is in control of the ball.
 
26
 
Iceland take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
25
 
Goal kick for Iceland
 
25
 
Javier Mascherano sends a long ball upfield.
 
25
 
The referee signals a free kick as Gylfi Sigurdsson from Iceland trips Javier Mascherano
 
25
 
Ball possession: Argentina: 72%, Iceland: 28%.
 
23
G O O O A A A L - Alfred Finnbogason volleys the ball into the back of the net
 
23
 
A shot from Gylfi Sigurdsson takes a deflection and it's an uncomfortable save for Wilfredo Caballero who parries the ball back into play...
 
23
 
Hoerdur Magnusson from Iceland directs a ball squarely in the box.
 
23
 
The ball is crossed into the area by Gylfi Sigurdsson from Iceland ...
 
23
 
Argentina is trying to create something here.
 
22
 
Argentina is in control of the ball.
 
22
 
Lionel Messi tries his luck from distance but his effort ends up safely in the hands of Hannes Thor Halldorsson
 
21
 
Lionel Messi from Argentina directs the ball behind the defence, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
 
21
 
Argentina is trying to create something here.
 
21
 
Sergio Aguero from Argentina passes the ball in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
 
20
 
Ball possession: Argentina: 72%, Iceland: 28%.
 
19
 
Marcos Rojo provided the assist for the goal.
 
19
 
--- provided the assist for the goal.
 
19
G O O O A A A L - Sergio Aguero with the goal!
 
19
 
A shot by Marcos Rojo is blocked
 
19
 
A shot by Marcos Rojo is blocked
 
19
 
Obstruction as Alfred Finnbogason cuts off the run of Marcos Rojo. A free-kick is awarded.
 
18
 
Iceland is in control of the ball.
 
17
 
Argentina is trying to create something here.
 
17
 
Lionel Messi tests Hannes Thor Halldorsson with a long range shot, which is parried back into play!
 
17
 
Argentina is having a good opportunity to score.
 
16
 
Argentina is trying to create something here.
 
15
 
Javier Mascherano is penalised for pushing Emil Hallfredsson
 
15
 
Ball possession: Argentina: 70%, Iceland: 30%.
 
14
 
Iceland take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
14
 
Alfred Finnbogason from Iceland commits a foul by elbowing Nicolas Otamendi
 
13
 
Goal kick for Iceland
 
13
 
Nicolas Otamendi fails to find the target with a shot from outside the box
 
13
 
Argentina is trying to create something here.
 
12
 
Alfred Finnbogason relieves the pressure with a clearance
 
12
 
Angel Di Maria from Argentina swings in the corner from the left.
 
12
 
Birkir Saevarsson clears the danger but is forced to give away a corner...
 
12
 
Angel Di Maria from Argentina swings a cross into the box...
 
12
 
Some neat football here as Lionel Messi from Argentina plays a 1-2 with Angel Di Maria.
 
11
 
Argentina is trying to create something here.
 
11
 
Argentina take a throw-in at the right side of the pitch in their own half of the field
 
11
 
Eduardo Salvio from Argentina passes the ball in the box, but it's intercepted by an opponent player.
 
11
 
Eduardo Salvio from Argentina takes the ball forward trying to make something happen...
 
10
 
Birkir Bjarnason from Iceland looks to have committed a foul on Eduardo Salvio but the referee is not having it and waves play on!
 
10
 
Ball possession: Argentina: 64%, Iceland: 36%.
 
10
 
Goal kick for Argentina
 
10
 
How did he miss that? Birkir Bjarnason has a wonderful chance to score but somehow manages to miss the target!
 
10
 
A shot by Johann Berg Gudmundsson is blocked
 
10
 
Marcos Rojo could cost his team a goal after a defensive blunder.
 
10
 
Goal kick for Argentina
 
9
 
Chance! Alfred Finnbogason finds some room for a shot but fails to work the keeper. It's a goal kick
 
9
 
Kari Arnason sends a long ball upfield.
 
9
 
Goal kick for Iceland
 
8
 
Nicolas Tagliafico directs a header agonizingly wide of the post. So nearly a goal!
 
8
 
Lionel Messi crosses the ball into the box from the free kick
 
8
 
Birkir Bjarnason from Iceland commits a foul by elbowing Eduardo Salvio
 
8
 
Argentina is trying to create something here.
 
7
 
Aron Gunnarsson from Iceland goes a bit too far there as the pulls down Lionel Messi
 
7
 
Birkir Bjarnason from Iceland goes a bit too far there as the pulls down Maximiliano Meza
 
6
 
Argentina is in control of the ball.
 
5
 
Javier Mascherano is penalised for pushing Gylfi Sigurdsson
 
5
 
Ball possession: Argentina: 75%, Iceland: 25%.
 
5
 
Goal kick for Iceland
 
5
 
A chance presents itself to Marcos Rojo from Argentina but his header goes wide
 
5
 
Lionel Messi crosses the ball into the box from the free kick
 
4
 
Reckless challenge there. Kari Arnason commits a rough foul on Nicolas Tagliafico
 
3
 
Argentina take a throw-in at the left side of the pitch in the opponent's half of the field
 
3
 
Argentina is in control of the ball.
 
2
 
Argentina is trying to create something here.
 
1
 
Argentina is in control of the ball.
 
1
 
Goal kick for Argentina
 
1
 
Gylfi Sigurdsson fails to find the target with a shot from outside the box
 
1
 
The pitch is in fantastic condition today and the players are enjoying the surface.
 
1
 
A perfect day for football with glorious sunshine.
 
1
 
Iceland kick-off, and the game is underway.
 
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The referee starts the match
 
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Welcome to Otkrytiye Arena, the match will start in about 5 minutes.
 
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