Is Leo Messi out of World Cup if Argentina fails to beat Mexico? Answered

Is Leo Messi out of World Cup if Argentina fails to beat Mexico? Answered
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With Robert Lewandowski's Poland beating Saudi Arabia and topping their group, it's time to find out what it means for Leo Messi's Argentina and their chances of making the play-offs.

Could the Albiceleste really drop our of the race for the trophy tonight and, if so, under what circumstances?

It all depends on the outcome of the Mexico clash, of course. Here’s what the league table will look like later this evening according to three scenarios.

Argentina and Mexico draw:

Poland 4 pts

KSA 3 pts

Mexico 2 pts

Argentina 1 pt

Scaloni's men will have to beat Poland by a large margin in the final round to progress.

Argentina bets Mexico:

Poland 4

Argentina 3

KSA 3

Mexico 1

Argentina loses to Mexico:

Poland 4 pts

Mexico 4 pts

KSA 3 pts

Argentina 0 pts

In this case, their World Cup journey will be over with one game to spare.

SourceTribuna.com