Lionel Messi denoted his a centesimal worldwide win with two objectives as Argentina serenely beat Jamaica in a pleasant on Tuesday.
The win additionally stretched out Argentina’s unbeaten streak to 35 matches, which is 2 behind Italy’s present document of 37.
Manchester Metropolis striker Julian Alvarez put Lionel Scaloni’s aspect in entrance, with the help coming from Lautaro Martinez.
Messi, 35, was launched after 56 minutes previous to stroking in a shot and twisting in a free-kick late on.
The Paris St-Germain ahead’s brace – on the again of scoring twice in a current success in opposition to Honduras – took his depend to 90 objectives in a document 164 appearances for his nation.
The sport in New Jersey was Argentina’s final earlier than the World Cup.
The double World Cup champions, who’re among the many high decisions through the present 12 months’s competitors, open their mission in Qatar in opposition to Saudi Arabia on 22 November.