Venezuela claim an historic win over Argentina in South American qualifiers (video)

Tuesday night saw Argentina's second qualifier for the 2014 World Cup, and an historic result in Puerto La Cruz. In eighteen previous matches between Argentina and Venezuela, Argentina had won every single one, but tonight Venezuela played better and got a deserved 1-0 victory, with Fernando Amorebieta scoring the game's only goal from a corner.... Continue Reading →

Sudamericano Sub20 – Venezuela 1 – 1 Argentina

Venezuela 2009 is underway, and Argentina's challenge for the South American Under 20 title (and more importantly, qualification for the World Youth Cup) got off to a faltering start on Monday night. I'm too tired to write a proper match report, but the junior albiceleste fell behind to a rebound from a first-minute penalty, with... Continue Reading →

Walking pace

Away in Caracas against a Venezuelan side who surprisingly won their first qualifier thanks to what some are calling the greatest free kick of all time, the selección may have been more concerned with getting the job done than with doing it in style, especially with so many of the players in for a long... Continue Reading →

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