Runners-up in 2014, they were lucky to make it out of the group four years ago before being eliminated by France in the Round of 16. Lionel Messi has previously failed to show his best form at the finals, but this could be his last chance to become a national hero.
Key Players: Lionel Messi, Lautaro Martinez, Angel Di Maria
Team News: Lionel Scaloni will be hoping to find a formation to get the best of Messi and the rest of his front line. They have many players who could fill the attacking positions, and it will be interesting to see how they play together.
Predicted Lineups: Martinez, Montiel, Otamendi, Romero, Tagliafico, Mac Allister, De Paul, Lo Celso, Messi, Martinez, Di Maria
They topped their final qualification group with seven wins from ten matches. Their recent record at the tournament has been poor, but with a strong qualification behind them, they could prove a tougher opponent.
Key Players: Fahad Al-Muwallad, Salem Al-Dawsari, Yasser Al-Shahrani
Team News: All of the squad currently play their football in their homeland in the Saudi Arabian Pro League. They have plenty of experience within the team but could be lacking the quality to progress in this competition.
Predicted Lineups: Al-Owais, Abdulhamid, Al Amri, Al Bulaihi, Al-Shahrani, Al-Najei, Sharahili, N. Al Dawsari, Bahbri, al-Buraikan, S, Al-Dawsari