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World Messi's late goal squeaks Argentina past Iran 1-0

Lionel Messi scored in stoppage time to give Argentina a 1-0 win over Iran. Messi's goal sends Argentina on to the World Cup knockout rounds.

Leonhard Foeger/AP

Lionel Messi finally found a way through Iran's defensive wall with a superb goal in stoppage time to give Argentina a 1-0 victory on Saturday and a place in the World Cup knockout stages.