Lionel Messi was the legend:
for Argentina on Tuesday evening as he scored an exciting cap trap to book his country a spot at next summer’s World Cup in Russia in a 3-1 prevail upon Ecuador Messi.
Argentina had looked in a bad position at an opportune time in Quito as Ecuador scored with their first assault of the amusement inside the primary moment. Romario Ibarra netting from a long ball after some appalling safeguarding from the guests.
The lead didn’t keep going long however as Messi evened out only 11 minutes after the fact, encouraging Angel di Maria before hiding the PSG’s wingers decreased with a first time shot.
After nine minutes and the smaller than usual conjurer was grinding away once more, crushing home from 20 yards after the Ecuador barrier had neglected to clear.
CONMEBOL World Cup qualifiers:
The objective saw Messi turn into the record-breaking driving scorer in CONMEBOL World Cup qualifiers with 20 objectives, in spite of the fact that Barca colleague Luis Suarez would later hit two objectives of his own in Uruguay’s 4-2 annihilation of Bolivia as the two players finished on 21 objectives.
Also, Messi’s cap trap objective on 63 minutes was shockingly better, grabbing the ball somewhere in the range of 40 yards out. He surged forward past two or three apathetic handles previously chipping a delightful shot over the attendant.
From that point on it was plain cruising for Jorge Sampaoli’s side as they played out the rest of the minutes to seal third place in the table and their tickets to Russia.
In alternate recreations, two objectives from Manchester City’s Gabriel Jesus saw gather victors Brazil wrap up their qualifying effort with a 3-0 prevail upon Chile, who were wiped out in the wake of completing 6th.
Uruguay likewise qualified, completing second in general in the wake of crushing Bolivia 4-2 because of objectives from Edinson Cavani (1), Suarez (2) and Martin Caceras.
Colombia scratched into the fourth and last programmed qualifying spot on account of a 1-1 attract Peru, who go into the play off where they will confront New Zealand.
All the CONMEBOL comes about:
Ecuador 1-3 Argentina
Brazil 3-0 Chile
Paraguay 0-1 Venezuela
Uruguay 4-2 Bolivia
Peru 1-1 Colombia