The Argentine staff faces Uruguay this Friday in a brand new version of the Río de la Plata basic for the second date of group B of the Copa América in Brazil.
The Mané Garrincha stadium in Brasilia will host the match that can start at 9 pm with the refereeing by Brazilian Wilton Sampaio and can be broadcast by TyC Sports activities, TV Pública and DirecTV Sports activities.
Brazilians Wagner Reway (VAR) and Rafael Traci (AVAR) will full the refereeing staff.
Argentina will search its first victory within the Copa América after the 1-1 attract its debut towards Chile, final Monday in Rio de Janeiro.
Uruguay, the highest winner of the event with 14 titles, could have its presentation within the Copa América after being launched on the primary day.
Lionel Scaloni’s staff will tackle a brand new problem in quest of consolidating the nice intentions it confirmed within the first half of the 2 video games towards Chile and Colombia.
Within the final three video games, Argentina was superior to its rival and took the lead however later extra as a result of its personal errors than the deserves of the opponent, the triumphs escaped.
One of many weakest factors of the staff was the protection and because of this Scaloni would guess on the return of Cristian “Cuti” Romero.
The person from Cordoba made a terrific debut with the “Albiceleste” within the tie towards Chile within the Qualifiers and towards Colombia, in Barranquilla, he opened the scoring with a terrific header however with half an hour left he had to get replaced by a muscular discomfort.
The Atalanta participant, thought of the perfect defender in Serie A, would enter via Lucas Martínez Quarta to type the central duo with the questioned Nicolás Otamendi.
The remainder of the staff can be the identical, though the doubt goes via Nicolás González, who accused a discomfort in Wednesday’s follow and was changed by Ángel Di María.
The previous Argentinos Juniors had an irregular season in Stuttgart (between February and Could he solely performed 45 minutes) as a result of accidents, he didn’t make it to the sport in Santiago del Estero towards Chile and simply returned to the beginning place in Barranquilla to play 65 minutes towards Colombia.
Within the final recreation, the left-hander was among the finest of the staff in assault though he was not nice when it got here to defining.
Uruguay additionally has the target to clear doubts because it comes from two goalless attracts towards Paraguay, in Montevideo, and
The staff led by Oscar Tabárez, who will begin his seventh Copa América on the head of “Celeste”, will take this event as the start of the farewell of an essential technology of soccer gamers.
This was expressed by the forwards Luis Suárez and Edinson Cavani, who have been within the title obtained ten years in the past in Argentina and can attempt to crown “the final dance” in Brazil.
The 2 scorers from Salto will as soon as once more type an attacking pair after the 2 suspension dates that the Manchester United striker served for being despatched off towards Brazil within the Qualifiers.
That can be one of many 4 modifications that the “Grasp” will make with respect to the final recreation towards Venezuela that stored the staff in fourth place and within the qualifying zone for the Qatar 2022 World Cup.
Cavani will substitute Jonathan Rodríguez, Rodrigo Bentancur, who additionally served the suspension, will enter for Federico Valverde, Nicolás De La Cruz will enter for Matías Vecino and Matías Viña will do the identical for Facundo Torres.
The defensive scheme can range since each González and Viña can play as full-backs and full a line of 5 with Cáceres, Giménez and Godín.
The Río de la Plata basic can be performed once more within the framework of the Copa América after two editions with out confrontations.
The final time was within the group stage of Chile 2015 and Argentina received 1-0 with a purpose from Sergio Agüero.
The “albiceleste” drags a very good streak towards Uruguay since they solely misplaced one of many final 9 conferences between qualifying, Copa América and pleasant (5 wins and three attracts).
Uruguay’s final victory was in October 2013 3-2, in Montevideo, on the way in which to the World Cup in Brazil.