David Ospina became the hero in penalty shootout on the day he made a record 111th appearance maker for the Los Cafeteros, saving twice while his team-mates made a 100% conversion from the spot.
Colombia Predicted Starting Line-up 4-4-2 Ospina — Tessilo, Sanchez, Mina, Munoz — Diaz, Uribe, Barrios, Cuadrado — Zapata, Muriel.
Y de darse él mismo el gusto de lograr lo que no ha podido en cuatro finales, tres en la Copa América Venezuela-2007, Chile-2015 y EEUU-2016 y una en el Mundial de Brasil-2014.
Colombia continued to look like a threat against an underwhelming Argentina defense and made them pay dearly in the 61st minute.
A more aggressive Colombia, led by Juan Cuadrado, hit the bar and the post in the second half before it leveled in the 61st minute with Luis Diaz, who received the ball on the left of Argentina's box shot almost with no angle to beat Martinez.Next
Who will advance to the Final? And although Rodrigo De Paul skied his penalty for Argentina, Messi -- who finished with blood seeping visibly from his left ankle -- was amongst the scorers to give them a 3-2 victory on spot-kicks.
Cualquiera haya sido el camino, ambos equipos se exprimirán en semifinales este martes por un lugar en la final de la Vea también: El choque comenzará a las 8:00 p.Next
But Di Maria and Martinez contrived to butcher a glorious chance to give Argentina the lead again.
Colombia will meet Argentina in the second round of the CONMEBOL World Cup Qualifiers on Tuesday night. It took Argentina only seven minutes to open the scoring.
Argentina struggled for long portions of the game, but ultimately Lautaro Martinez and Messi broke through late for the margin.
Emiliano Martinez put forth a heroic, legendary performance in goal for Argentina on Tuesday, sending his team to the Copa America final with a 3-2 win on penalty kicks over Colombia.Next
He made sure to get the better of his opponents in the empty stadium, trashing talking all the way as he got the last laugh.
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In the shootout, goalkeeper Martinez three times dived to his left to save penalties from center-backs Davinson Sanchez and Yerry Mina, as well as midfielder Edwin Cardona. Colombia +400 Draw: +210 Want some action on Soccer? To learn more or opt-out, read our. For Messi, 34, time is running out to win a first major international title with his national team, having previously lost in three Copa finals and the 2014 World Cup final.
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