Argentina vs Poland World Cup 2022: 5 Major Talking Points

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Lionel Messi's Argentina will be taking on Robert Lewandowski's Poland at Stadium 974. The two-time World champions are placed second in the points table, but a victory here will take them to the top. We take a look at major talking points ahead of this clash.

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Qualification Scenario For Both TeamsIf Argentina win this game, they'll advance to the Round of 16, while Poland will then need Saudi Arabia to lose against Mexico. Things get complicated if Poland vs Argentina ends in a draw. Then Argentina will have to hope that Saudi Arabia lose their last game.

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Rodrigo de Paul Poor FormHeading into the tournament, Rodrigo de Paul was viewed as a surety in the Argentine playing XI. But back-to-back lacklustre performances might compel Argentina's manager Lionel Scaloni to bench him in a must-win game against Poland.

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Will Enzo Fernandes Start?Lionel Scaloni has been a bit hesitant to give start to a young star Enzo Hernandes at such a big stage. But the Benfica star had shown proved his mettle in the last game, where his introduction changed the complexion of the whole game. He may start against Poland.

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Last Dance For Robert Lewandowski!It might be the last World Cup game for the legendary Polish striker Robert Lewandowski if Poland lose to Argentina. Lewandoski's first goal in World Cup came only a few days ago, when he scored against Saudi Arabia. 

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Wojciech Szczęsny To Rescue Poland, Again?Poland's goalkeeper Wojciech Szczęsny hasn't conceded a goal in the first two games. But Szczęsny will be facing a stern test against the attacking troika of Lionel Messi, Lautaro Martinez, and Angel di Maria.

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