Argentina and Iceland are the two national Football teams which have qualified for the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Both teams are in the same group and set to face each other in the group stage round. Before going to enjoy their clash, you would like to know the head to head previous record in the history of Football. Argentina is one of the most experienced teams in Football World Cup while Iceland will make debut in this competition in Russia this year.
Argentina Vs Iceland Head To Head Record in Football
|Top goal scorer||Lionel Messi ||Eiour Guojohnsen|
|Most caps||Javier Zanetti ||Runar Kristinsson |
[on 21 April 2018]
|FIFA World Cup Apps.||17||1 |
No previous head to head meeting has been recorded between these two teams so far as both teams never played against each other. As both teams are from different confederations, the teams never met each other before. The first-ever meeting will be held in the FIFA World Cup 2018 on 16 June. It will be a group stage game of the competition.
See also: Portugal vs Spain head to head history
- Next head to head: 16 June 2018
Argentina represents Argentine Football Association from CONMEBOL [South America] confederation. They played the first ever international Football match against Uruguay on 16 May 1901. Despite an away game to Uruguay, Argentina won their first ever game by 3-2. The Argentines are also two times World Champions of 1978 and 1986 editions. Lionel Messi is currently the all-time top goal scorer of the national side.
European team, Iceland is going to make debut in Russia as they qualified for the World Cup first time in their history. On 29 July 1930, Iceland played the first official Football match against the Faroe Islands and claimed a 1-0 away win. It took Iceland almost 88 years to qualify for the FIFA World Cup. Eiour Guojohnsen is the top goal scorer of Iceland National Football Team.