Argentina v Venezuela, 20 July 1997

Score2-0 to Argentina
RefereeWilson Souza de Mendonca
CompetitionFIFA World Cup CONMEBOL South American qualifier
VenueEstadio Monumental Antonio Vespuci, Buenos Aires
Attendance46,491

2  Argentina

Manager: Daniel Passarella

0  Venezuela

Manager: Eduardo Borrero

Goals:

Hernan Crespo 30 G
Pablo Paz 56 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Carlos Roa
Defender José Chamot
Defender/Centre back Roberto Ayala
Defender/Midfielder Roberto Sensini
Midfielder Leonardo Astrada
Midfielder Diego Simeone
Midfielder Javier Zanetti
Forward Hernan Crespo
Forward Claudio Lopez

Substitutions:

Pablo Paz for 53
Ariel Ortega for Marcelo Gallardo 57
Sergio Berti for Claudio Lopez 75

Substitutions:

Johny Lucena for Leonardo Gonzalez 63
Osvaldo Palencia for Gerson Diaz 70

On the bench:

Defender Pablo Paz
Midfielder Sergio Berti
Forward Ariel Ortega