July 7, 2021 || 10:31 am

Emiliano Martinez took Argentina to the final

Argentina coach Lionel Scaloni wanted to avoid a tiebreaker. However, in the semi-finals, his team had to face that fate test. Emiliano Martinez made the difference. The goalkeeper is the hero who took Colombia to the Copa America final by blocking three shots.

Let’s see football match highlight Argentina vs Colombia…

 

Brasilia means the match is 1-1 draw at the Garincha Stadium on Wednesday morning at Bangladesh time. Lionel Scaloni’s team won the tiebreaker 3-2.

Argentina will face Brazil in the title match next Sunday at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro.

Colombia, who lost to Uruguay in a tiebreaker in the quarter-finals, could not do so this time. Juan Cuadrado scored in the first shot. The next two shots from Davinson Sanchez and Jerry Minar were blocked by Martinez.

 

Miguel Borhar’s bullet speed shot finds the net. Edwin Cardona’s shot bounced to the left again and Martinez failed. After one match, Argentina is in the mood to go to the final.
Lionel Messi scored for the team in the first shot. Rodrigo de Paul shot the next shot into the sky. Leandro Pardes and Lautaro Martinez sent the next two shots to the address. Argentina did not need a fifth shot.

 

Starting offensively, Argentina could have gone ahead in the fourth minute. Messi cut three defenders on the ball and entered the Colombian D-box. Find Nicolas Gonzalez near the penalty spot. His head didn’t aim for a bit.

 

Argentina did not have to wait long for the goal. Messi gets the ball in the D-box from Giovanni Lo Solso. Lautaro Martinez, the Colombian defender, quickly took control and found the Argentine captain. Inter Milan striker sends landscape shot to the net. The two-time world champions went ahead in the seventh minute.

This is Messi’s fifth assist in the current edition, the highest in Copa America history.

 

Argentina did not have to wait long for the goal. Messi gets the ball in the D-box from Giovanni Lo Solso. Lautaro Martinez, the Colombian defender, quickly took control and found the Argentine captain. Inter Milan striker sends landscape shot to the net. The two-time world champions went ahead in the seventh minute.

This is Messi’s fifth assist in the current edition, the highest in Copa America history.

 

Argentina lost the opportunity again in the 44th minute. Gonzalez jumped into Messi’s corner and headed in with the goalkeeper. David Aspina messed up to catch the ball. His luck goes well beyond the ball on the crossbar.

 

Colombia started the second half with three changes in the break. Argentina somehow returned their two shots in the 51st minute.

They could not in the 61st minute. Colombia equalized with a great goal. Luis Dias got the ball in Argentina’s D-box with a free kick extended from his own half. He avoided the defender with great speed and found the net.

 

After that, Colombia became very defensive. After the transfer of Anhel Di Maria, Argentina increased the speed of the attack.
The team could not go ahead with the incredible miss of the 63rd Lautaro Martinez. Ospina wanted to stop Di Maria from leaving the goal post. The Colombian goalkeeper did not reach the ball. The Maria found Martinez without taking a shot. The young forward took a shot along with Barrios standing in the goal line. Di Maria could not use the opportunity to return.

 

In the 81st minute, Messi took a shot avoiding the defender after getting The Maria’s pass in the box. His shot back to the nearest post. Lautaro Martinez did not reach the return ball for a while.

Neither team was able to create any chances to score in the rest of the time. The match ended in a tiebreaker. Emiliano Martinez, the hero of Argentina, showed great skill there.

 

 

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