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Abu Dhabi, UAEWednesday 17 October 2018

Lionel Messi and Argentina train ahead of Iceland World Cup clash - in pictures 

Last preparations complete for the two-time world champions as they start their challenge in Group D on Saturday

Lionel Messi and his Argentina teammates have completed their final preparations before they start their World Cup campaign.

They took part in a training session on Friday ahead of their first game in Group D on Saturday against Iceland, which kicks off at 5pm UAE time.

Messi has never won the World Cup and you have to go back to 1986 for the last time Argentina lifted the trophy.

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