FIFA World Cup 2022 is around the corner, with players from 32 countries competing for the ultimate prize in football

Unlike the last two World Cups, the competition in Qatar would perhaps be the between Argentinian's Lionel Messi and Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo.

For Messi, the world cup always Evaded him, despite pushing harder every 4 years to come closer to the ultimate glory.

This year Argentina is tipped as favorite to lift the World cup after 36 years wait.

Germany was aware of the threat posed by Messi during the 2014 WC final.

For Messi, Qatar could be the ultimate test over an illustrious career spanning 17 years. Fans also hope for a miracle in Qatar

Winning the group would set them up against the runner-up from Group D.

Group D includes France, Australia, Denmark and Tunisia, in the knockout stages.

Facing France will be a repeat of the 2018 World Cup : 4-3 loss

For Messi and Argentina, the 2014 World Cup taught a lesson on why team building is more important.