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In the Round of 16, Mexico and Argentina will be fighting for a birth into the Quarterfinals. Mexico came out of Group A in second place behind Uruguay, while Argentina swept Group B and advanced out at first place followed by South Korea in second place. The two teams are also equal in World Cup appearances, Mexico with 13 and Argentina with 14, but Argentina boasts two World Cup titles over Mexico. While many people would like to see Mexico win, Mexico is the underdog in this match and will likely fall to Argentina. Argentina has put away a total of seven goals in group play and only gave up one goal. Mexico scored three goals and let in two goals in group play. Team Argentina is home to Lionel Messi, many claim that the twenty three year old Forward is the best soccer player in the world. Leading Mexico’s attack is thirty seven year old Forward Cuauhtemoc Blanco. Mexico has been gaining momentum throughout the tournament, but it is predicted that Argentina will walk away from this match with the win and move onto the Quarter finals to face off against the winner of Germany England match for advancement to the Semi Final. Argentina came into the 2010 World Cup as a favorite and has the ability to take home another title.