June 14, 2018 / 2:00 PM / 4 months ago

FACTBOX-Soccer-Argentina v Iceland

SOCHI, Russia, June 14 (Reuters) - Argentine will play Iceland in a Group D match in Moscow on Saturday. Where: Spartak Stadium, Moscow Capacity: 45,000 When: Saturday June 14, 16:00 local (1300 GMT/0900 ET) Referee: To be announced Key stats: - Argentina, winners in 1978 and 1986, have qualified for 11 consecutive World Cups starting with West Germany 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 single-group format was adopted ahead of the 1998 finals.

Previous meetings: The two have never met. (Compiled by Andrew Downie, editing by Ed Osmond)

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