LUSAIL, Qatar (AP) — From a generational-defining win over Lionel Messi and Argentina to the recent reports that Cristiano Ronaldo could soon be on his way to play soccer in the kingdom, Saudi Arabia has caused a sensation at the World Cup. The Green Falcons have nothing to be ashamed about after being eliminated from the World Cup following a 2-1 loss to Mexico on Wednesday. The second-lowest ranked team in the tournament at No. 51 — one spot behind host Qatar — and ahead of only 61st-ranked Gh
Mexico last suffered World Cup group-stage elimination in 1978.
Lionel Messi missed a penalty but Argentina emerged as 2-0 winners to top Group C, while Poland snuck through to the last 16 in second place