Argentina defeats Netherlands, qualifies for semi-final

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Argentina defeats Netherlands, qualifies for semi-final
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Argentina on Friday night defeated Netherlands by 6-5 to qualify for the semi-final of the FIFA World Cup holding in Qatar.

With the victory Lionel Messi’s quest to win the World Cup moves into the semifinals after Argentina beat the Netherlands 4-3 in a penalty shootout.

Messi converted his penalty in the shootout and Argentina goalkeeper Emiliano Martínez saved two attempts. Lautaro Martinez scored the clinching penalty.

The match finished 2-2 after extra time, with Messi scoring one goal and setting up another. The Netherlands equalized in the 11th minute of second-half stoppage time.

Argentina will play Croatia in the semifinals on Tuesday.

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