Soccer News of Sat, 21 Jun 20140

Messi saves Argentina blushes against Iran

Lionel Messi scored a 91st-minute winner to deny Iran a surprise draw against strongly fancied Argentina in Belo Horizonte.


Two-time world champions Argentina were frustrated for long periods, while Sergio Aguero was thwarted by a great Alireza Haghighi save.

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Battling Iran could have even have won it but for a brilliant Sergio Romero save from Ashkan Dejagah's header.


But Messi sent Argentina through with a fabulous late strike.

Source: BBC

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