Argentina v Venezuela, 22 March 2013

Score3-0 to Argentina
RefereeVíctor Carrillo
CompetitionFIFA World Cup South America qualifying
VenueEstadio Monumental Antonio Vespucio Liberti, Buenos Aires
Attendance40,000
Kick-off: 9.00pm local

3  Argentina

Manager: Alejandro Sabella

0  Venezuela

Manager: César Farías

Goals:

Gonzalo Higuaín 29 G
Lionel Messi penalty 43 P
Gonzalo Higuaín 59 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Sergio Romero
Defender Ezequiel Garay
Defender Marcos Rojo
Defender Pablo Zabaleta
Defender/Midfielder Javier Mascherano
Midfielder Fernando Gago
Midfielder Walter Montillo
Midfielder/Forward Lionel Messi (captain)

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Dani Hernández
Defender Gabriel Cíchero
Defender Andrés Túñez
Defender/Midfielder Alexander González
Defender/Midfielder Franklyn Lucena
Midfielder Juan Arango (captain)
Midfielder Tomás Rincón
Midfielder Luis Seijas
Midfielder/Forward Frank Feltscher

Substitutions:

Éver Banega for Fernando Gago 62
Rodrigo Palacio for Gonzalo Higuaín 80
Maxi Rodriguez for Ezequiel Lavezzi 84

Substitutions:

Rómulo Otero for Luis Seijas 57
Cesar E González for Juan Arango 75
Miku for Salomón Rondón 81

Cards:

Gonzalo Higuaín 75 Y
Pablo Zabaleta 86 Y

Cards:

Alexander González 31 Y
Tomás Rincón 37 Y
Franklyn Lucena 39 Y
Miku 84 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Mariano Andújar
Goalkeeper Agustín Orión
Defender José Basanta
Defender Hugo Campagnaro
Defender/Midfielder Clemente Rodríguez
Midfielder Éver Banega
Midfielder Pablo Guiñazú
Midfielder Leonardo Ponzio
Midfielder Maxi Rodriguez
Midfielder José Sosa
Forward Franco Di Santo
Forward Rodrigo Palacio

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Leonardo Morales
Goalkeeper Rafael Romo
Defender Rolf Feltscher
Defender Grenddy Perozo
Defender/Midfielder José Velázquez
Midfielder Angel Flores
Midfielder Cesar E González
Midfielder Evelio Hernández
Midfielder Rómulo Otero
Midfielder Angelo Peña
Midfielder/Forward Josef Martínez
Forward Miku