Saturday, 26 Nov, 2022

Sports

Messi scores twice in Argentina win over Honduras 

Sports Desk | banglanews24.com
Update: 2022-09-24 14:07:49
Messi scores twice in Argentina win over Honduras  [photo collected]

Lionel Messi scored twice as Argentina produced a comfortable 3-0 win over Honduras to extend their unbeaten run to 34 games.

The 35-year-old was at the centre of the action for the opener, lobbing the ball over the defence to Papu Gomez, who gifted Lautaro Martinez a tap-in.

Messi doubled Argentina's goal tally with a coolly taken penalty.

The Paris St-Germain forward added a third with a superb chip over the keeper's head after a defensive mix-up.

Two-time World Cup champions Argentina, who are among favourites for this year's tournament, open their campaign in Qatar against Saudi Arabia on 22 November.

They play Jamaica on Wednesday in their final game before the tournament.

Source: BBC

BDST: 1407 HRS, SEP 24, 2022
SMS

All rights reserved. Sale, redistribution or reproduction of information/photos/illustrations/video/audio contents on this website in any form without prior permission from banglanews24.com are strictly prohibited and liable to legal action.