FIFA World Cup 2018, Day 3: France Win, Iceland Hold Argentina
Paul Pogba's late goal broke Australian resistance as France started with a win in Group C and history was made with the World Cup's first VAR goal. Lionel Messi's bid to win the World Cup got off to a nightmare start as he missed a penalty and his Argentina side were surprisingly held by debutants Iceland. Yussuf Poulsen scored the winning goal for Denmark as they beat Peru 1-0 on Saturday.
France began their World Cup campaign with a 2-1 over Australia courtesy a Paul Pogba winning goal.
Antoine Griezmann had scored from the spot for France in the 58th minute.
Mile Jedinak scored from the spot to level parity for Australia.
Sergio Aguero put Argentina ahead with a superb strike after 19 minutes.
Lionel Messi failed to convert his penalty in the second half.
Alfred Finnbogason equalised with Iceland's first goal at a World Cup finals.
Christian Cueva fired Peru penalty over the cross bar after the decision was awarded by VAR.
Yussuf Poulsen broke the deadlock in the 59th minute for Denmark as they beat Peru 1-0