Social networks do not forget. The Argentine team did not start the Qatar 2022 World Cup in the best way. Those led by Lionel Scaloni were defeated by Saudi Arabia 2-1. After that, a video came to light in which Emiliano Martínez celebrates for the countries with which they share Group C.
In the video circulating on social networks, you can see a television in which the draw for the World Cup was seen. After appearing first the ‘albicelestes’ for being group leaders, the Mexican National Team appears as their first rival.
Before the designation, Martínez appears in the video jumping, smiling and expressing “easy, easy”, considering that pairing up with Mexico seemed like an easy country.
In addition to Mexico, Argentina shares a group with Saudi Arabia and Robert Lewandowski’s Poland. Although those led by Lionel Messi had been the favorites for having one of the best players in the world and being Copa América champions, the first game ended up raising doubts.
‘Dibu’ Martínez after the defeat of Argentina
The goalkeeper of Argentina Emiliano Martínez, recognized that the setback conceded against Saudi Arabia is painful, especially emotional and recalled that Leo Messi acts as a leader, always gives encouragement and is going to move forward.
“Messi always gives encouragement. He’s a leader and he’s going to pull it off.”Emiliano Martínez said that he did not excuse himself in the VAR that annulled three goals for his team for offside. “VAR is the same for everyone. He gave us a penalty and then he took three goals away from us but it’s the same for everyone.” remembered.
The goalkeeper from Argentina regretted not having had the aim to sign the second goal and sentence the clash: “We couldn’t find the second goal due to offside and in the second half they found a goal even though they pressed a bit more. Then a burst of five minutes and they did the second. We didn’t play as clear as other times”.
“Touch a defeat in a World Cup after 36 games but there are two more games left. We have two finals ahead. They slapped us twice with the goals and we couldn’t move on”, recalled the Argentina goalkeeper who consoled himself by indicating that it is “better to lose now than later”