• Argentina superstar Lionel Messi looks on during the match against Switzerland
  • Argentina and Switzerland shake hands prior to kick-off.
  • Ezequiel Lavezzi leaps into the air after a challenge by Xherdan Shaqiri
  • Valon Behrami battles for the ball with Gonzalo Higuain
  • Granit Xhaka attempts to keep pace with Angel di Maria
  • Lionel Messi is surrounded by four Switzerland players as he controls the ball
  • Switzerland goalkeeper Diego Benaglio is called into action
  • Switzerland's Gokhan Inler gets to the ball ahead of Angel Di Maria
  • Argentina goalkeeper Sergio Romero gets to the ball ahead of Switzerland's Admir Mehmedi
  • Switzerland goalkeeper Diego Benaglio punches clear under pressure in his box
  • Lionel Messi looks on as Valon Behrami berates referee Jonas Eriksson
  • Ottmar Hitzfeld gathers his Switzerland players together as the game went into extra time after a goalless 90 minutes
  • Angel di Maria shows his delight after scoring in the 118th minute to finally break the deadlock
  • Di Maria wheels away after firing Argentina into the quarter-finals of the World Cup
  • Switzerland went on the attack and goalkeeper Diego Benaglio attempted an overhead kick as he went forward for a corner
  • Benaglio stayed up front but was unable to find his way through the Argentina defence
  • There was still time for Blerim Dzemaili to head against the post and the deflect the rebound inches wide
  • The final whistle sounded soon after sparking scenes of jubilation among the Argentina squad...
  • ...but as Argentina celebrated, there was nothing but despair for Switzerland.

Argentina 1 Switzerland 0 AET

Argentina superstar Lionel Messi looks on during the match against Switzerland