Robert Lewandowski misses penalty, Poland misses a chance to beat Mexico: FIFA World Cup 2022.
In the FIFA World Cup football, there was a clash between Poland and Mexico in the Group C match on Tuesday. The match was evenly matched and both the teams could not score till the end.
Poland got a chance to score a goal in the form of a penalty, but their star striker Robert Lewandowski could not convert it into a goal, Poland also missed the chance to beat Mexico and in the end, the match ended in a goalless draw.
Mexico’s players also kept the pressure on Poland in the second half of the match and created several chances to score goals, but the team did not get success.
In the 56th minute of the match, Mexico’s player Héctor Moreno was shown a yellow card for pulling down Poland’s captain Lewandowski.
After this, with the help of the video assistant referee, Poland got a chance to take a penalty kick.
Mexico captain and goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa stopped Lewandowski’s shot to give his country’s fans a chance to celebrate. This is Ochoa’s fifth World Cup.
Lewandowski, who scored 76 goals for Poland, missed his first penalty for the national team. After this, the Mexican team kept the ball with them for a long time and kept the pressure on the Polish defense.
Poland’s goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny saved three of Mexico’s best attempts with brilliant saves.
Saudi Arabia did a reversal.
Earlier, in another match of Group C, Saudi Arabia made the biggest upset of the World Cup by defeating the contenders of the World Cup, Argentina.
After this victory, happiness is celebrated in Saudi Arabia.
In the match, Argentina got off to a great start with Messi’s goal, but after halftime, Saudi Arabia started to dominate and put Argentina on the back foot by scoring two goals in 8 minutes.