Messi, Argentina try to avoid World Cup upset vs. Australia


              Australia's players celebrate winning 1-0 at the end of the World Cup group D soccer match between Australia and Denmark, at the Al Janoub Stadium in Al Wakrah, Qatar, Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2022. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe)
            
              Fans wearing Argentina's Lionel Messi shirts watching the World Cup group C soccer match between Poland and Argentina at the Stadium 974 in Doha, Qatar, Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2022. Argentina won 2-0.(AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)
            
              Argentina's Lionel Messi runs with the ball during the World Cup group C soccer match between Poland and Argentina at the Stadium 974 in Doha, Qatar, Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2022. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)
            
              Argentina's Lionel Messi during the World Cup group C soccer match between Poland and Argentina at the Stadium 974 in Doha, Qatar, Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2022. (AP Photo/Darko Bandic)
            
              Australian soccer fans celebrate a goal scored as they watch the World Cup group D soccer match between Australia and Denmark, at the Al Janoub Stadium in Al Wakrah, Qatar, at Federation Square in Melbourne, Australia, in the early hours of Thursday, Dec. 1, 2022. Australia will play Argentina in a round of 16 match on Saturday, Dec. 3. (Con Chronis/AAP Image via AP)
            
              Australia's Mathew Leckie, left, celebrates with his teammate Riley McGree after scoring his side's first goal during the World Cup group D soccer match between Australia and Denmark, at the Al Janoub Stadium in Al Wakrah, Qatar, Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2022. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis)
Messi, Argentina try to avoid World Cup upset vs. Australia