Argentina v Paraguay, 07 September 2012

Score3-1 to Argentina
RefereeWilson Seneme
CompetitionFIFA World Cup
VenueEstadio Mario Alberto Kempes
Attendance51,000

3  Argentina

Manager: Alejandro Sabella

1  Paraguay

Manager: Gerardo Pelusso

Goals:

Angel Di Maria 3 G
Gonzalo Higuain 30 G
Lionel Messi 64 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Sergio Romero
Defender Ezequiel Garay
Defender Marcos Rojo
Midfielder Rodrigo Brana
Midfielder Angel Di Maria
Midfielder Fernando Gago
Midfielder/Forward Lionel Messi (captain)
Forward Hugo Campagnaro
Forward Gonzalo Higuain

Starting lineup:

Substitutions:

Rodrigo Palacio for Ezequiel Lavezzi 65
Pablo Guinazu for Angel Di Maria 79
Lucas Biglia for Rodrigo Brana 88

Substitutions:

Cards:

Rodrigo Palacio 80 Y
Rodrigo Brana 82 Y

Cards:

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Mariano Andujar
Goalkeeper Oscar Ustari
Defender Leandro Desabato
Defender Pablo Zabaleta
Midfielder Lucas Biglia
Midfielder Pablo Guinazu
Midfielder Enzo Perez
Midfielder Maxi Rodriguez
Midfielder Jose Sosa
Forward Hernan Barcos
Forward Rodrigo Palacio

On the bench: