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Argentina vs France World Cup final LIVE updates

Argentina vs France World Cup final LIVE updates

Sunday’s FIFA World Cup 2022 final will be between Argentina and France at Lusail Stadium.

The final will be their 13th encounter, sixth in the World Cup. Argentina has six wins, France three, and three ties.

Argentina leads France 2-to-1 at the quadrennial event. The 2018 World Cup encounter between them was an all-time great.

Anthony Taylor banned from final; why?


No English official will be on the field or in the stands for Sunday’s final between Argentina and France.

FIFA thought English referees could be biased against Argentina in the final due to their frosty ties from the 1982 Falklands War – READ FULL STORY.

Before Qatar 2022, what is France’s WC record?


France is the defending champion after beating Croatia in 2014.

Football has a short memory, and Didier Deschamps’ win is long gone. The team has reached successive finals since Brazil in 2002 – READ FULL STORY.

Argentina’s World Cup record is.


Argentina will play their sixth World Cup final on Sunday, December 18 at Lusail Stadium.

Argentina won in 1978 and 1986. It was also runner-up in 1930, 1990, and 2014.

Messi or Griezmann?


Sunday’s final at Lusail Stadium will conclude the FIFA World Cup 2022.

Lionel Messi leads Argentina’s attack. World Cup final LIVE updates Defending champion France has been led to the final by Kylian Mbappe and Antoine Griezmann.

Messi’s terrific, but we’re here to win. France’s Lloris
Hugo Lloris thinks it would be silly for France to focus on Lionel Messi in the World Cup final.

“The event is too big to highlight one player.” It’s a final against two powerful nations, but Messi requires extra focus. Lloris claimed Argentina has a youthful generation of players that are loyal to Leo Messi.

Who will officiate Argentina vs. France?


Argentina faces defending champion France in Sunday’s FIFA World Cup 2022 final at Lusail Stadium. Match starts at 8:30 IST (IST).

Tonight’s host is Szymon Marciniak. In the final, World Cup final LIVE updates he’ll be a familiar figure, having already supervised Argentina and France matches. Marciniak? Full story.

Messi guided Argentina to the World Cup final with his head, not his feet.
Lionel Messi and Argentina will face defending champion France in Sunday’s FIFA World Cup final in Lusail.

Argentine players have gathered around Lionel Scaloni, who leads the Qatar World Cup in goals scored and created. Full story.

Argentina vs France World Cup final LIVE updates

Argentina vs France, World Cup 2022 Final: Head-to-head, previous games
Argentina will meet France in the FIFA World Cup 2022 final on December 18 at Lusail Stadium.

Argentina reached the final after a 3-0 semifinal triumph over Croatia, while France beat Morocco 2-0 to reach its second consecutive final.

Giroud, Varane uncertain for Argentina final
Olivier Giroud and Raphael Varane are doubtful for Sunday’s final against Argentina.

Giroud and Varane were “excluded” from Didier Deschamps’ final training session on Saturday, the Daily Mail said.

Varane has sick and is away from the team. Dayot Upamecano trained ahead of him. ENTIRE ARTICLE

Deepika Padukone will escort the FIFA World Cup trophy in the final at Lusail Stadium. She will be joined by a member of France’s 1998 or 2018 World Cup-winning teams. The FIFA World Cup trophy travel case protects and transports the 6.175-kg, 18-carat gold and malachite trophy.

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