WC Roundup: Argentina into Round of 16 with 2-0 win over Poland

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    Alexis Max Allister scored Argentina's opener (Photo credit: FIFA World Cup on Facebook)

    Groups C and D are done and dusted in the FIFA World Cup 2022.

    In Group D, action took place this morning between France and Tunisia and Australia and Denmark.

    Tunisia beat a France squad in which several players were rested by a score of 1-0 with Wahbi Khazri scoring in the 58th minute.

    Australia also won 1-0 through a Mathew Leckie 60th minute goal to see France and Australia through to the Round of 16.

    Group C’s games were played from 3pm.

    Argentina beat Poland 2-0 thanks to goals by Alexis Mac Allister and Julian Alvarez while Mexico beat Saudi Arabia 2-1 through goals by Henry Martin and Luis Chavez.

    Saudi Arabia scored through Salem Aldawsari in the 90+5th minute.

    Those results take Argentina and Poland through to the Round of 16, with Poland just edging ahead of Mexico on goal difference, as both ended with 4 points.

    Tomorrow’s matches are Croatia vs Belgium and Canada vs Morocco at 11am and Japan vs Spain and Costa Rica vs Germany at 3pm.