Messi equals Ronaldo, Giroud equals Henry

Tuesday's World Cup match featured one of the biggest upsets in tournament history when Saudi Arabia defeated Argentina 2-1. It was a historic World Cup day.

current champions France started off their campaign by defeating Australia 4-1. Both the contests between Mexico and Poland and Denmark and Tunisia ended scoreless.

Saudi Arabia beat Argentina at the World Cup, becoming the first Asian team and fifth non-European country to do it.

In addition, they defeated China 3-2 while scoring multiple goals for the first time since October 2021.

When scoring first, Argentina have won all 40 of their World Cup games before to Tuesday. Since the 1930 championship game, this was the first time they had lost after having the lead at the half (4-2 vs. Uruguay).

Argentina's unbeaten streak of 36 games was broken by Saudi Arabia (started in July 2019). Argentina was just one win away from matching its men's national team record for longest streak of victories (2018-21 Italy).

Lionel Messi joins Cristiano Ronaldo, Miroslav Klose, Pelé, and Uwe Seeler as the only players in FIFA World Cup history to score at four different tournaments.

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