Is Lionel Messi playing against Mexico in the 2022 FIFA World Cup today

Lionel Messi is expected start in Argentina's match against Mexico in the second round of the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar.


Two-time world champions Argentina desperately needs a win following a shock defeat by Saudi Arabia of 2-1 in their opening fixture.

however, the Asian side scored twice in half-time. The match also ended Argentina’s 36-match unbeaten streak in all competitions.

Lionel Scaloni of Argentina claims that Messi is physically and emotionally ready to take on Mexico at this FIFA World Cup.

Lionel Messi, Argentina's forward, is expected to once more lead the attack. In order to form a front three

Angel Di Maria and Lautaro Martnez could team up with Paris Saint-Germain (PSG forward). Lionel Scaloni also has other attacking options.

If required, the Argentina manager might also consider bringing in Paulo Dybala or Julian Alvarez, a youngster from Manchester City.

Mexico was able to draw a 0-0 against Poland in their FIFA World Cup opener. Guillermo Ochoa saved a penalty from Robert Lewandowski, the Mexican shot-stopper.