Saudi Arabia vs Mexico Head-to-Head stats and numbers you need to know
Mexico and Saudi Arabia will meet at the Lusail Stadion in their third and decisive 2022 FIFA World Cup Group C fixture.
Saudi Arabia failed to build on the memorable 2-1 victory over Argentina and suffered a 2-0 loss against Poland.
and they failed to score any goals in the competition. Both teams are in the final match of their group stage and have a chance at qualifying for knockout stage.
Saudi Arabia has more chances than Mexico. Saudi Arabia holds three points and is eligible to qualify for the next round.
They will do so if Argentina or Poland draw and defeat Mexico. Mexico will need to win the game. They will also need to win at least four goals.
Although they have met five more times in all competitions, the two teams have not met since 1999. Saudi Arabia is winless against El Tri in five games
with four wins for Central American nations and one draw. Three of five meetings between the teams saw different editions the FIFA Confederations Cup.
Saudi Arabia has not reached the knockout phase of the World Cup since 1994 when they first participated in it.
They have just two wins in 15 FIFA World Cup matches. Mexico has reached the round of 16 in eight of its eight World Cup appearances.
They will now be trying to break that record. To accomplish this feat they will have to give one of the best performances at the competition.