Lionel Messitte: Natacha Pisarenko / AP
Team Argentina football team lost to Colombia in the first round match of the group stage of the America’s Cup. The meeting, held in the night of June 16, ended with the score 2:0 in favor of the Colombians, the correspondent “Tapes.ru”.
Goals scored Roher Martinez and Duvan Zapata. Composed of Argentines, the whole match was spent by the forward of “Barcelona” Lionel Messi, who failed to show the result of the action.
In the next match, scheduled for 20 June, the Argentines will meet with the team of Paraguay. Then they will play with the national team of Qatar. America’s Cup takes place in Brazil and will run until July 7.
7 Jun Messi in an interview refused to consider Argentina a favorite of the America’s Cup. According to striker, the team is changing, which will affect its performance. In addition, the player admitted that the still not recovered after the defeat of Barcelona against Liverpool in the semi-finals of the Champions League.
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