Argentina thrashes Paraguay with 6-1 in the 2nd semi-final of Copa America. World no.3 Argentina takes world no.85 Paraguay to decide 2nd finalist of Copa America. The Pool-B league match between these two teams set a 2-2 draw.
Argentina’s Marcos Rojo strikes first goal at 16th minute. At 27th minute Pastore strikes 2nd goal to take lead of 2-0. Paraguay’s Barios strikes counter goal at 43rd minute. First half ends with 2-1 lead for Argentina.
In the second half Argentina goes with full power to destroy Paraguay’s defense. Captain Leo Messi make great assist to his team. Di Maria strikes back to back goal with the help of Messi’s assist. Di Maria did it within 6 minutes (47th and 53rd minute). Aguero and Higuain strike at 80 and 83rd minute respectively. At the end Argentina made it to finals with 6-1 win.
Leo Messi named as Man of the Match for his brilliant assists. Argentina faces Chile in the finals at Sandiago for the COPA America title.
- Argentina won this title for 14 previous times.
- This is the first time after 2007 Argentina reach finals.
- Argentina crowned this title way back in 1993.
Argentina vs Paraguay – Highlights