Copa America: Argentina finish second behind Colombia after victories

Argentina managed to reach last-8 by beating QatarThe final games of Group B in this summer's Copa America featuring Argentina vs Qatar and Colombia vs Paraguay have finished.

Nothing was decided for one of the tournament favourites Argentina before the game began but one early goal put Lionel Scaloni's team in control before they scored a second late on. Argentina reach the quarter-finals from the runners-up spot in Group B.

Qatar 0 Argentina 2.

Goals: 4' Lautaro Martínez, 82' Agüero.

Qatar (5-3-2): Sheeb; Miguel (Ismaeil, 85'), Khoukhi, Hajri (Ahrak,77'), Rawi, Salman; Haydos, Hatim, Boudiaf; Afif, Ali.

Argentina (4-3-3):Armani; Saravia, Otamendi, Foyth (Pezzella, 85'), Tagliafico; Paredes, Paul, Celso (Marcos Acuña, 55'); Messi, Martinez (Dybala, 76'), Aguero.

Booked: Almoez Ali, Boudiaf, Al Ahrak - Giovani Lo Celso, Juan Foyth.

Man of the match: Sergio Aguero.

Colombia beat Paraguay 1-0 to top Group BColombia were already through to the next phase yet wanted to finish top of Group B to ensure they have someone from the teams finishing second. With three victories Carlos Queiroz's men advance.

Colombia 1 Paraguay 0.

Goals: 31' Cuéllar.

Colombia (4-3-3): Montero; Arias, Zapata, Lucumi, Borja; Lerma, Cardona (Barrios, 85'), Cuellar; Cuadrado (James Rodríguez, 58'), Falcao (Duván Zapata, 66'), Diaz.

Paraguay (4-4-1-1): Fernandez; Piris, Gomez, Alonso, Arzamendia; Gonzalez (Romero, 82'), Rojas (Juan Iturbe, 63') , Sanchez, Almiron; Cardozo; Dominguez (Matías Rojas, 46').

Booked: Cristian Borja, Jhon Lucumí - Santiago Arzamendia.

Man of the match: Gustavo Cuéllar.

Article Added: 23 Jun 2019, 21:00 GMT+0

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