Argentina will take on Paraguay in the Group A match of Copa America 2021 on 21st June/ 22nd June (India), at Estadio Nacional de Brasilia Mane Garrincha. Argentina leads their group with four points after two games, while Paraguay has had the ideal start to the tournament, defeating Bolivia 3-1 in their lone group game thus far.
Argentina vs Paraguay Team Preview
Argentina did not have the best start to the Copa America, drawing with Chile on the first day. However, they quickly rebounded from that dismal defeat, winning a vital match against rival Group A favorites Uruguay 1-0.
Argentina has put together a well-balanced side for the Copa America and will be looking to prove themselves in this match.Their task is nearly done, with four teams qualifying for the last eight out of a five-team group, they will try to win again this time to seal their qualification.
Paraguay are also in a great shape to qualify from Group A after winning their first game. They got their Copa America campaign off to the greatest possible start by beating Bolivia 3-1.
Paraguay will now play three critical matches in a row, knowing that a single win should be enough to advance them to the knockout round, and they will seek to defy the odds and get that victory to overtake Argentina.
ARG VS PAR: Head to Head
Argentina and Paraguay have faced each other in 108 matches with Argentina having a clear edge winning 58 games to Paraguay’s 16 wins. They last encountered in 2020 with the match ending in a 1-1 draw.
Match Name: Argentina vs Paraguay
Date: 21st June/ 22nd June (India)
Timings: 8:00 pm ET/ 5:30 am IST
Venue: Estadio Nacional de Brasilia Mane Garrincha
Squads to choose from
Joaquín Correa, Lisandro Martínez, Marcos Acuña, Franco Armani, Alejandro Gómez, Juan Musso, Leandro Paredes, Nicolás Domínguez, Lucas Martínez Quarta, Lautaro Martínez, Julián Álvarez, Nicolás González, Guido Rodríguez, Nicolás Tagliafico, Gonzalo Montie, Giovani Lo Celso, Lionel Messi, Agustín Marchesín, Ángel Di María, Ángel Correa, Nahuel Molina, Nicolás Otamendi, Cristian Romero, Sergio Agüero, Rodrigo De Pau, Exequiel Palacios, Germán Pezzella, Emiliano Martínez
Robert Roja, Omar Alderete, Gerardo Ortiz, Kaku, Antonio Bareiro, Ángel Cardozo, Fabián Balbuena, Braian Samudio, Santiago Arzamendia, Richard Sánchez, Mathias Villasanti, Héctor Martínez, Alfredo Aguilar, Júnior Alonso, Adrián Cubas, Carlos González, Gastón Giménez, Antony Silva, Robert Piris Da Motta, Óscar Romero, Julio Enciso, Ángel Romero, Gustavo Gómez, Miguel Almirón, Gabriel Ávalos, Alberto Espínola, Jorge Morel, Braian Ojeda
Probable Playing XI
Emiliano Martinez; Marcos Acuna, Nicolas Otamendi, Cristian Romero, Nahuel Molina; Rodrigo De Paul, Guido Rodriguez, Giovani Lo Celso; Sergio Aguero, Lionel Messi, Lautaro Martinez
Antony Silva; Santiago Arzamendia, Junior Alonso, Gustavo Gomez, Alberto Espinola; Robert Piris Da Motta, Mathias Villasanti; Miguel Almiron, Angel Romero, Alejandro Romero; Gabriel Avalos
Argentina: Lionel Messi, Nicolas Otamendi, Emiliano Martinez
Paraguay: Angel Romero, Alejandro Romero, Miguel Almiron
Emiliano Martinez, Nicolas Otamendi, Marcus Acuna, Alberto Espinola, Gustavo Gomez, Giovani Lo Celso, Angel Romero, Alejandro Romero (VC), Miguel Almiron, Rodrigo De Paul, Lionel Messi (C)
Argentina are expected to win this match owing to the strength and balance in their squad. They have a great record against Paraguay and also are unbeaten in the last 15 games which will be a huge confidence booster for them.
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