Published: Sat, November 16, 2019
Sport | By Kayla Schwartz

International Friendly match report Brazil v Argentina

International Friendly match report Brazil v Argentina

However, the Barcelona forward made a triumphant return as he scored the only goal of the game in an global friendly in Saudi Arabia.

Lionel Messi supporters hit back at their Cristiano Ronaldo counterparts after the Argentine scored his 69th worldwide goal against Brazil.

Brazil, who were without Paris St Germain striker Neymar, had two-thirds of the possession but rarely threatened the Argentine goal in a game that featured 41 fouls and six yellow cards.

Tite was also unhappy with the penalty Argentina received a few minutes later, suggesting Alex Sandro's challenge on Messi was a fair one.

He scored the only goal after 14 minutes - his penalty was saved but he followed up to beat Alisson - and could have had another couple of goals but for some stout defending and the keeper's awareness. It's good that we can play in several ways.

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"On the defensive level we made a big effort". Prince Mohammed bin Salman changed a lot and the whole world is coming to us.

Argentina coach Lionel Scaloni lauded the attitude of his players who he feels "gave their lives for the shirt" in Friday's 1-0 win over bitter rivals Brazil.

The blockbuster South American clash, held in Saudi Arabia, delivered action from the offset with Manchester City's Gabriel Jesus missing a penalty for Brazil.

Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how Lionel Messi made a striking confession after revealing he does not want a life contract at Camp Nou despite his desire to remain at Barcelona.

Messi's failure to win any worldwide honour with Argentina has often been used against in the age-old Greatest of all Time (GOAT) discussion between him and Ronaldo.

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