World Cup 2022 scores, outcomes, schedule, reside: Wayne Hennessey pink card Wales, USA v England

Wales 0 in opposition to 2 Iran

Qatar versus Senegal

Netherlands versus Ecuador

England versus United States


Wales goalkeeper Wayne Hennessey obtained Qatar’s first World Cup pink card on Friday when he was despatched off for hitting Iran’s Mehdi Taremi exterior the field late within the match.

The stopper was initially given a yellow card, however was turned pink within the 86th minute after intervention by the video assistant referee.

Iran then scored twice within the dying moments of stoppage time to safe a surprising 2-0 win in Group B.

Rouzbeh Cheshmi and Ramin Rezaeian scored to provide Iran a well-known victory, which lifted them into second place within the group behind England, who play america later within the day.


-Joe Barton

Earlier than pulling off what was arguably the most important upset in World Cup historical past, Saudi Arabia coach Herve Renard delivered an explosive and provoking half-time speech that turned the tide of the match for him.

Renard’s match deciding spray – which resulted in a victory that sparked wild celebrations each inside Lusail Stadium and throughout Saudi Arabia, the place King Salman has declared a public vacation – was launched by the Saudi nationwide crew as a part of a behind the scenes have a look at their opening sport.

Footage exhibits an agitated Renard speaking to his gamers at half-time – by which level they had been 1-0 down, after an early Lionel Messi penalty, and had been an outrageous 500-1 shot with on-line bookmakers .

Talking by means of a translator, Renard tears up his gamers in an emotional plea to overturn the half-time deficit as he accuses his gamers of sitting again and letting Messi, arguably the best participant in historical past, dictate the phrases.

“What are we doing right here?” begins the skilled French supervisor.

“Final time Messi has the ball in the midst of the pitch, you keep in entrance of the defence!

“Choose up your telephone, you may take an image with him if you’d like!”

Throughout the first 45 minutes, Saudi Arabia fell behind and failed to fret Argentine goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez.

And that wasn’t sufficient for Renard, who questioned if his crew actually believed they might mount a comeback.

“Do not you are feeling one thing right here? Do not you are feeling that we’re capable of return? Cannot you hear it?” Hey livid.

“They play relaxed. Come on guys, that is the World Cup. give all of it!”

It labored. In a heady five-minute spell the underdogs scored twice, first by means of Saleh Al-Shehri earlier than a powerful strike from Salem al-Dawsari gave them a 2-1 lead they’d by no means hand over.

Victory places Saudi Arabia within the stands to qualify from Group C, whereas Argentina’s path is way more treacherous.