In their opening group stage match of the FIFA World Cup 2022, Mexico takes on Poland in the 40,000-seat Stadium 974.
Mexico, who have emerged as the narrow favorites for the match, are playing in their eighth consecutive FIFA World Cup while Poland is competing in their ninth.
There have been nine meetings between Poland and Mexico, with three victories for each team and three draws.
When: November 22 at 9.30 p.m. (IST)
Location: Stadium 974
40 000 capacity
Important numbers and information
- Robert Lewandowski, a Polish striker, has been in excellent form for his new club Barcelona this season, scoring 18 goals in 19 games across all competitions. Lewandowski scored nine goals in the World Cup qualifying matches.
- Since the sole World Cup matchup between Poland and Mexico in 1978, Poland has failed to defeat Mexico.
- Mexico defeated the United States 1-0 in their most recent matchup in November 2017 thanks to a goal from Raul Jimenez.