The minute by minute of Lionel Messi in Argentina 1-0 Peru for the South American Qualifiers

Lionel messi He played the 90 minutes in the 1-0 victory of the Argentina National Team against Peru, at the Monumental Stadium, for the South American Qualifiers towards the Qatar 2022 World Cup.

The follow-up of the great figure of La Albiceleste:

19:52: Led by its captain and Rodrigo De Paul, the Argentine National Team takes to the field for the warm-up. The bow for “Meeeeeessssi” is not long in coming.

19:53: “That of the hand of Leo Messi, all the return we are going to give …”, the next hit of the people dedicated to Leo.

20:06: the formation of Argentina is announced and the moment of 10 arrives, the most applauded.

20:08: moment of free throws, first with Armani and then with Andrada in goal.

20:11: the players return to the locker room for the final preparations before the game.

20:24: Argentina and Peru come out onto the field and again the “That from the hand of Leo Messi, we are all going to turn back …” resounds.

20:25: hymns sound in the Monumental stadium.

20:29: captains draw between Messi and goalkeeper Pedro Gallese.

20:30: the captain hugs all his teammates and Argentina has the serve.


3′: very good associated play from the Scaloni team. From Paul, Lo Celso, Messi and an opening to the left for Di María, whose shot crosses the entire area.

6 ‘: another perfect forehead change from Leo for his partner Di Maria. Fideo’s center was cleared in the middle of the area.

9 ‘: goal disallowed to Argentina by Cuti Romero’s offside before his header. Leo stays close to referee Wilton Sampaio while the VAR reviews the play.

19 ‘: new connection between Messi and Di María, this time with a wall to the left that did not prosper due to the good record of the Peruvian defense.

32 ‘: Messi gathers marks, plays with Lo Celso and goes to look for the area, but the ball does not reach him.

33 ‘: Leo’s cross-shaped free kick from the right ends in the hands of Gallese.

36 ‘: La Pulga takes another free kick to the left of the crescent and Gallese clears with a fist.

40 ‘: Without the precision of other matches, some Messi passes are intercepted by Peruvian players.

42 ‘: GOAL FROM ARGENTINA! Lautaro Martínez’s lethal header after Molina’s center on the right.

46 ‘: strong infraction from behind to Messi. Yellow card for Raziel García.



2′: Messi approaches the band to take out a side and receives the applause of the people. For many, the first time they can see it up close …

14 ‘: Messi falls into the crescent and for Sampaio nothing happens. When the game stops, Leo approaches the referee to recriminate him.

twenty’: Yotún wasted a penalty for Peru: his shot hit the crossbar and went outside.

22 ‘: very good overflow of De Paul on the right, center back, Lo Celso gave the ball to Messi, but the clearance came on time.

24 ‘: Ideal free kick for Leo from the crescent of the area. His cross left foot was very well cleared by Gallese.

31 ‘: Messi closed corner on the right, which Gallese gets to take out with a slap.

33 ‘: He got angry on the 10th! He was face to face with Aquino after a foul in the middle of the court.

43 ‘: goal disallowed by Guido Rodríguez for an alleged push. This time, Messi did not recriminate the judge.

Four. Five’: Leo masterfully freed himself from Trauco in a great run, but they shut him down just as he approached the area.