Atleti coach Simeone weighs into Messi and Ronaldo debate

Tuesday, 26 Jun, 2018

"I would just like to say that when the mission and the shirt that we represent is much bigger than any type of interpretation you may be making, then we will be all united together for the same goal".

Do that and he could become a hero for Argentina's arch-rivals Brazil too.

Neymar felt the effects of the Swiss strategy long after Sunday's match ended, limping out of training Tuesday as he continues to recover from a foot injury he picked up before the tournament.

Croatia sit pretty with six points at the top of Group D. Nigeria are second on three points while Iceland and Argentina have just one point apiece from their opening 1-1 draw, though Lionel Messi's side are bottom on goal difference.

His first goal against Iceland earned comparisons with Dennis Bergkamp's injury-time wonder goal for the Netherlands that knocked Argentina out of the 1998 World Cup quarter-finals.

'Neymar desperately wants to be up there with Ronaldo and Messi, but his form doesn't match such a billing right now and he has a distance to travel before he would even be accepted into a debate about the relative merits of those two giants of the game'. "Sometimes things happen for a reason". This was a bad day, but he can decide a match at any given moment.

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Lionel Messi does not have the same leadership qualities as Cristiano Ronaldo, according to former Barcelona player Emmanuel Petit.

Hallgrimsson was the head coach's assistant at the Euros, but took the helm to lead the tiny island nation to its first World Cup after 14 failed attempts.

Argentina face Nigeria in their final game next week and should still qualify with a win after the Africans beat Iceland on Thursday, although it could come down to goal differenct if Iceland beat Croatia.

And there's plenty of time for others to turn things around.

Football fans have been spoilt over the last decade to witness the phenomenally gifted duo score over 600 career goals and win the a record breaking five Ballon d'Or's each. His famous runs and dribbles, however, were blocked by Australia's physical game.

It's early, and the tournament has seen plenty of stellar play from lesser-known players, but it's clear the star scorers are struggling.