World Cup Preview – Group D
FIFA Ranking: 4th
Qualification: Argentina finished 3rd in the CONMEBOL qualifiers so you might be fooled
into thinking they played well leading up to the World Cup, but that wasn’t the case.
Argentina registered only 7 wins from 18 games and relied on the individual brilliance of
Lionel Messi (Hat-trick v Ecuador) in their last qualification game to secure their place at
History: Argentina have a rich World Cup history and are one of the most decorated teams
in International Soccer. In total Argentina