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)
            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) 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) 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) 
              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)
            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)