Argentina vs France, FIFA World Cup 2022 Final Updates: ARG Win World Cup

FIFA World Cup 2022 Argentina vs France Final Live Score Updates: Both teams have won this tournament twice.

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  • Argentina defeated France 2-4 on penalties.

  • Goals from Lionel Messi and Angel Di Maria helped Argentina secure a 2-0 lead in the first half.

  • Kylian Mbappe scored a brace in the second half to help France restore parity.

  • Messi scored his second in the second half of extra time to reclaim Argentina's lead, before Mbappe equalised again.

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11:30 PM , 18 Dec

Argentina vs France Live: Argentina Win On Penalties

Argentina are world champions. Lionel Messi is a world champion. South America have triumphed over Europe. And irrespective of which team you were supporting, this has been a final to cherish. Football, in its most unadulterated and exhilarating version.

Goals from Lionel Messi and Angel Di Maria helped Argentina secure a 2-0 lead early on, before Kylian Mbappe netted a brace in the second half. Messi struck again in extra time, and right on cue, Mbappe completed his hat-trick.

Then on penalties, Argentina rose again. Emerged from ruins. Phoenix - all 26 of them.

That's about it from Qatar. We will not forget it anytime soon.

11:19 PM , 18 Dec

Argentina vs France Live: Penalties To Separate the Inseparable

France 1-0 Argentina. Kylian Mbappe scores.

France 1-1 Argentina. Lionel Messi scores.

France 1-1 Argentina. Kingsley Coman misses.

France 1-2 Argentina. Paulo Dybala scores.

France 1-2 Argentina. Aurelien Tchouameni misses.

France 1-3 Argentina. Leandro Paredes scores.

France 2-3 Argentina. Randal Kolo Muani scores.

France 2-4 Argentina. Gonzalo Montiel scores.

11:15 PM , 18 Dec

Argentina vs France Live: On To Penalties

120' Take a deep breath. Inhale. Exhale. Repeat. You are alive, this is happening.

Randal Kolo Muani missed a glorious opportunity as Emiliano Martinez saved the day for Argentina, before Lautaro Martinez returned the favour by missing an equally good opportunity.

On to penalties.

11:08 PM , 18 Dec

Argentina vs France Live: France Equalise

118' HAT-TRICK! Kylian Mbappe scores his third. France score their third. Everything is happening in Qatar, and even then, everything is all but an understatement.

France got a penalty after Leandro Paredes handled Mbappe's shot, and the youngster made no mistake from the spot.


Published: 18 Dec 2022, 7:34 PM IST
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