Fifa World Cup: Results and reaction from day seven in Qatar

Fifa world cup: results and reaction from day seven in qatar

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Lionel Messi took centre stage as he dragged Argentina to their first points of the tournament with a crucial 2-0 win over Mexico on day seven at the Qatar World Cup.

Australia also managed a win, beating Tunisia 1-0 thanks to Mitchell Duke effort, while Kylian Mbappé scored twice to give reigning champions France a 2-1 victory against Denmark.

Elsewhere, Robert Lewandowski scored his first-ever World Cup goal as Poland beat Saudi Arabia 2-0 at the Education City Stadium.

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