Argentina v Paraguay, 07 September 2012

Score3-1 to Argentina
RefereeWilson Seneme
CompetitionFIFA World Cup South America qualifying
VenueEstadio Mario Alberto Kempes, Córdoba
Attendance51,000
Kick-off: 8.10pm

3  Argentina

Manager: Alejandro Sabella

1  Paraguay

Manager: Gerardo Pelusso

Goals:

Angel Di María 3 G
Gonzalo Higuaín 30 G
Lionel Messi 64 G

Goals:

Jonathan Fabbro 17 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Sergio Romero
Defender Hugo Campagnaro
Defender Ezequiel Garay
Defender Marcos Rojo
Midfielder Rodrigo Braña
Midfielder Angel Di María
Midfielder Fernando Gago
Midfielder/Forward Lionel Messi (captain)

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Justo Villar (captain)
Defender Paulo da Silva
Defender Iván Piris
Defender/Midfielder Víctor Ayala
Defender/Midfielder Richard Ortiz
Defender/Midfielder Cristian Riveros
Midfielder Víctor Cáceres
Midfielder/Forward Jonathan Fabbro

Substitutions:

Rodrigo Palacio for Ezequiel Lavezzi 65
Pablo Guiñazú for Angel Di María 79
Lucas Biglia for Rodrigo Braña 88

Substitutions:

Oscar Cardozo for Jonathan Fabbro 58
Nelson Valdéz for Roque Santa Cruz 58
Edgar Benítez for Marcelo Estigarribia 73

Cards:

Rodrigo Palacio 80 Y
Rodrigo Braña 82 Y

Cards:

Richard Ortiz 21 Y
Iván Piris 32 Y
Víctor Cáceres 63 Y
Nelson Valdéz 78 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Mariano Andújar
Goalkeeper Oscar Ustari
Defender Pablo Zabaleta
Defender/Midfielder Clemente Rodríguez
Midfielder Lucas Biglia
Midfielder Pablo Guiñazú
Midfielder Enzo Pérez
Midfielder Maxi Rodriguez
Midfielder José Sosa
Forward Hernán Barcos
Forward Rodrigo Palacio

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Diego Barreto
Goalkeeper Antony Silva
Defender Darío Verón
Defender/Midfielder Carlos Bonet
Midfielder Julio Dos Santos
Midfielder Fidencio Oviedo
Midfielder Hernán Pérez
Midfielder Miguel Samudio
Midfielder/Forward Edgar Benítez
Forward Oscar Cardozo
Forward Nelson Valdéz