Argentina vs. Iran: 6 Things We Learned

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Argentina vs. Iran: 6 Things We Learned
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After a shaky performance against Bosnia and Herzegovina, Argentina were once again less than impressive against Iran, despite securing a 1-0 win.

The brilliance of Lionel Messi was the difference between the sides, as he curled in an injury-time winner following more than 90 minutes of determined defending from the Iranians.

Alejandro Sabella's side has now qualified for the knockout stages, while Iran will need a win in their final group game to have a chance of going though.

Here are six things we learned from the game.

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