The FIFA World Cup 2022 continued Tuesday with Mexico–poland battling to a 0-0 draw, earning each squad a point in their Group C opener.
Although Tuesday’s game was scoreless, there was an outburst of excitement in the opening bars of the second half. Mexico’s Guillermo Ochoa stopped Robert Lewandowski from the penalty spot and Polish goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny made a diving save minutes later.
Before, Argentina he was surprised Saudi Arabia while Denmark i Tunisia played to a scoreless draw.
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Here are the best plays from Tuesday’s group stage action.
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26′ – Mexico at the door
Alexis Vega’s header from the outside of the center came close to going into the net, but went wide to keep the score at 0-0.
54′ – Lewandowski equalizes the PK
Robert Lewandowski had his shirt ripped off and Hector Moreno knocked him to the ground in front of the net to score a penalty. After VAR reviewed the play, Moreno received a yellow card.
58′ – Save by Ochoa!
Mexican goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa correctly guessed Lewandowski’s penalty kick to make the save and keep the game goalless. The move sent Mexico fans into a frenzy and seemed to energize the squad.
Ochoa’s magic sparked all kinds of celebrations from the Mexican fans in attendance, with fans jumping and screaming in excitement to the point of tears of joy.
Lewandowski was in disbelief after his shot was blocked.
But Mexican fans continued their celebration around the world.
64′ – Wojciech Szczesny answers for Poland!
It wasn’t a penalty save, but the Polish keeper made a flat save to keep Henry Martin’s header from a redirection into the net.
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