December 01 News Qatar World Cup Group C third round, Poland vs. Argentina
In the first half of the game, Messi’s penalty kick was saved by Szczesny.
According to Opta statistics, Messi has won 3 penalty kicks in the World Cup stage, but Messi missed two of them, so he became the most non-penalty shootouts in the history of the World Cup.
The last player to miss 2 penalty kicks on the World Cup stage was the former Ghanaian international Ji’an. Ji’an had a total of 4 penalty kicks in the history of the World Cup.