FIFA World CupArgentina Vs Iceland: Messi misses penalty to draw 1-1 with Iceland Argentina’s next game is against Croatia on June 21 before they play the Super Eagles of Nigeria on June 26. Iceland will play Nigeria on June 22 then Croatia on June 26. Published 6 months agoon June 16, 2018By GoalBall Lionel Messi’s penalty was saved as Iceland put up a great defensive performance to earn a 1-1 draw against Argentina in Group D of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. The South Americans Argentina opened scoring in the 19th minute through striker Sergio Aguero, but Iceland responded in less than five minutes after through forward Alfred Finnbogason.Argentina’s forward Lionel Messi (C) shots a penalty kick during the Russia 2018 World Cup Group D football match between Argentina and Iceland at the Spartak Stadium in Moscow on June 16, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Juan Mabromata Argentina had a glorious chance to take the lead from the penalty spot in the second-half, and many watching expected superstar Messi to score, but Messi could only watch as Iceland goalkeeper Hannes Thor Halldorsson saved his spot-kick. Hallsorsson went on to make a string of important saves as his side held on for a crucial draw in a game many expected Argentina to win.Argentina’s next game is against Croatia on June 21 before they play the Super Eagles of Nigeria on June 26. Iceland will play Nigeria on June 22 then Croatia on June 26.The 2018 FIFA World Cup has already served some mouth-watering ties and unexpected results. More Topics:FIFA world cupLionel Messi Advertisement What Others Are Reading Modric Slams Ronaldo And Messi for snubbing Ballon D’Or 2018 Ceremony Lionel Messi rents a $15 million customized 16-seat private jet Espanyol 0 Barcelona 4: Watch Lionel Messi Free Kick Goals & Highlights Pele Declares Lionel Messi as being Overrated Messi, Ronaldo Snub Ballon D’Or 2018 Ceremony As Modric Breaks Monopoly 2018 Ballon d’Or Winner And Nominees At Grand Palais In Paris Advertisement LatestPopularVideos Leagues and Cups10 hours agoSuper Eagles defender Stephen Eze stirs Lokomotiv Plodiv To First Win News10 hours agoMourinho Claims Manchester United’s Problem Started With David Moyes Premier League10 hours ago“Sell Iwobi to Ipswich” – frustrated Arsenal fans react to 3-2 loss News12 hours agoOgenyi Onazi Reiterates ‘Commitment To Playing’ For Nigeria Leagues and Cups13 hours agoLaLiga 2: Uzoho Helps Elche To their First Win In Seven Games Premier League20 hours agoLiverpool vs Manchester United: Salah Threatens Mourinho News12 hours agoOgenyi Onazi Reiterates ‘Commitment To Playing’ For Nigeria News20 hours agoYakubu Ayegbeni Buys Wife Range Rover SUV [PHOTOS] Leagues and Cups13 hours agoLaLiga 2: Uzoho Helps Elche To their First Win In Seven Games Premier League14 hours agoSouthampton End Arsenal’s Unbeaten Run Ends With 3-2 Loss Premier League14 hours agoSouthampton End Arsenal’s Unbeaten Run Ends With 3-2 Loss News2 days agoModric Slams Ronaldo And Messi for snubbing Ballon D’Or 2018 Ceremony News2 days agoSalah Wins BBC African Footballer Of The Year Award Again Women's World Cup2 days agoFrance Women’s World Cup: NFF Secure Austria Camp For Falcons Leagues and Cups3 days agoAfrica U-20 Cup of Nations: Flying Eagles Drawn Against South Africa Advertisement My Tweets Want to Buy Cheap Data Bundle, Buy Cheap Airtime, Send Bulk SMS, Pay Cable TV Subscription, Transfer Money, Print Recharge PIN, or Convert Airtime To Data? >> >> CLICK HERE to get started!