The FIFA World Cup 2022 included some stunning goals, good sportsmanship as well as some legendary stories. The World Cup in Qatar has been rather exciting and finished with huge surprises.
The following tells you some of the best matches in the Qatar 2022 World Cup:
Germany 1-2 Japan
When Germany was 1-0 up and looking to score more with only 20 minutes remaining, viewers never thought Japan would win.
Hajime Moriyasu changed this by making several substitutions to try and alter the game, Ritsu Doan was able to equalize with a quarter of the hour remaining, prior to Takuma Asana scoring the winner.
Argentina 1-2 Saudi Arabia
People were thinking that Argentina will be eliminated early on as they suffered a major World Cup defeat.
Lionel Messi’s early penalty actually threatened to open the floodgates. La Albiceleste was able to score three goals that got ruled out for offside due to Saudi Arabia’s aggressive type of offside trap.
Herve Renard seemed to give a good half-time speech to the players as after the interval it was seen that Saleh Al-Shehri, as well as Salem Al-Dawsari, were able to score immortal goals so that the game turned around.
It was Mohammed Al Owais who made some major saves between the sticks so that Saudi Arabia could win the match. This made it an exciting 2022 World Cup match.
Cameroon 3-3 Serbia
This was a top Qatar FIFA 2022 match Serbia was able to score twice within first-half stoppage time so as to overturn the one goal deficit, prior to a sweeping team move that ended with Aleksandar Mitrovic being able to add a third after the break.
However, Cameroon was not to be defeated. Vincent Aboubakar came off the bench and then scored but with a delectable dink which was ruled onside due to VAR. this was prior to him turning provider for Eric Maxim Chuopo-Moting only minutes later so as to split the points.
Netherlands 2-2 Argentina (with 3-4 on penalties)
Another top FIFA 2022 match was this one. The quarter-final included 17 yellow cards, a red was after the final whistle, four goals as well as three missed penalties within the shootout.
Emi Martinez was able to come up big upon spot kicks to aid Argentina to win.
Argentina 3-3 France (with 4-2 on penalties)
This will be on any list of top Qatar FIFA 2022 World Cup matches. The game was an exciting one for all those who were watching. It was one of the greatest games having 3-3; a penalty shootout; the brace by Lionel Messi; the hat-trick by Kylian Mbappe. It was indeed a dramatic comeback.
From the above, you can see that the 2022 World Cup had some exciting matches. Football players across the globe enjoyed the amazing matches and will probably remember them. The venue in Qatar was also amazing with the country advancing its transportation network, hotels, and other facilities so that players and tourists could enjoy themselves. The world will probably remember this World Cup that occurred in a Middle Eastern country.