29 Nov 2022

Sports chat: Latest from the Football World Cup

From Nine To Noon, 11:45 am on 29 November 2022
Argentina's forward #10 Lionel Messi celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Qatar 2022 World Cup Group C football match between Argentina and Mexico at the Lusail Stadium in Lusail, north of Doha on November 26, 2022. (Photo by Kirill KUDRYAVTSEV / AFP)

Photo: AFP

Sports commentator Steve Holloway joins Kathryn to talk about the games that have happened overnight in Qatar, how this tournament is important for the legacies of Ronaldo and Messi and what neighbour Australia needs to do to stay in the competition.

He'll also talk about the NZ national league final happening this weekend between Auckland City and Wellington Olympic.

Steve Holloway is Premium sports editor at NZME, co-host of a podcast called Between Two Beers and a former NZ national league footballer.