ARGENTINA VS. ICELAND
SOCHI, Russia: Argentina will play Iceland in a Group D match in Moscow Saturday. Where: Spartak Stadium, Moscow Capacity: 45,000 When: Saturday June 14, 4 p.m. Beirut time Key stats:
Argentina, winners in 1978 and 1986, have qualified for 11 consecutive World Cups starting with West Germany in 1974. Iceland are competing in their first ever World Cup finals.
Iceland have not won since January, a run of four games without victory. Argentina scored 19 goals in the South American qualifiers, the lowest by a qualifying team since the singlegroup format was adopted ahead of the 1998 finals.
Previous meetings: The two have never met. –