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Poland beat Saudi Arabia 2-0 at World Cup

AFP . Doha
26 Nov 2022 21:15:38 | Update: 26 Nov 2022 22:01:47
Poland beat Saudi Arabia 2-0 at World Cup
Saudi Arabia's goalkeeper #21 Mohammed Al-Owais (L) makes a save from an attempt at goal nby Poland's forward #09 Robert Lewandowski (R) during the Qatar 2022 World Cup Group C football match between Poland and Saudi Arabia — AFP

Robert Lewandowski scored the first World Cup goal of his prolific career on Saturday as Poland beat Saudi Arabia 2-0 to burst their bubble following the team's giant-killing act against Argentina.

Piotr Zielinski opened the scoring in the Group C clash and goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny saved a penalty from Salem Al-Dawsari on the stroke of half-time. Lewandowski capitalised on a defensive error in the 82nd minute to seal the three points.