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
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