BBC Sport - World Cup 2018: Lionel Messi hat-trick fires Argentina to Russia
Messi saves Argentina's World Cup place
- From the section Football
Lionel Messi scores a brilliant hat-trick to rescue Argentina's 2018 World Cup qualifying bid by securing a 3-1 away win against Ecuador in Quito and qualify the two-time champions for Russia.
MATCH REPORT: Ecuador 1-3 Argentina
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