Argentina and Australia will face off in the second Round of 16 match of the 2022 FIFA World Cup. After placing second in Brazil 2014, the Albicelestes were eliminated from the group stage
of FIFA 2018 in Russia. Australia has advanced past the group stage for the first time since 2006 at this tournament. This is actually their first opportunity to go to the quarterfinals.
Argentina won two games and lost one to finish first in Group C. They lost to Saudi Arabia in their opening match and then defeated Mexico and Poland both by scores of 2-0
In Group D, Australia came in second place. The group’s underdogs went on to win their next two games against Tunisia and Denmark after being defeated 1-4 by France.
One of the top contenders to win the trophy entered the competition was Argentina. The opening match was a shocker for millions of fans around the world as their team fell to Saudi Arabia 1-2.
Australia also lost their opening game, just like Argentina did. However, the fact that they were defeated by the reigning world champions, France, did not come as a surprise to the majority of people.
Seven matches between Argentina and Australia have already been played, including two world cups. The Albicelestes had a record of five victories, one defeat, and one tie.
The Argentina vs Australia match will be played on December 4 at 1:00AM (Bangladesh time) in the Ahmad Bin Ali Stadium, Al Rayyan.