Copa America Centenario 2016: Argentina vs Venezuela Preview Prediction Kick Off Time :- The second last match of Quarterfinal stage of Copa America 2016 is between the Argentina and the Venezuela on June 18 at the Gillete Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts.
Argentina has won all their three matches of the group stages and thus qualified fro the Quarters easily. This team has won their first match against Chile by 2-1 without the services of their star player Lionell Messi and proved everyone that they do not depend heavily on Messi.
Meanwhile, after the Messi’s return this team has easily thrased their opponents as they won against Panama by 5-0 and against Bolivia by 3-0. The major issue for Argentina is the injury of Messi and he is still doubtfull for this match against Venezuela.
On the other side, Venezuela has been undefeated in this tournament so far and started their tournament with a bang as they managed to win against Jamaica by 1-0 and against Uruguay by 1-0 and then managed to draw against one of the tournament favourite team Mexico by 1-1.
This team is one of the weakest team in this tournament but has now proven that they can play a competetive football in this tournament.
ARGENTINA PREDICTED LINEUP (4-3-3)
Romero – Rojo, Funes Mori, Otamendi, Mercado – Mascherano, Banega, Fernandez – Di Maria, Messi, Higuain.
VENEZUELA PREDICTED LINEUP (4-4-2)
Hernandez – Rosales, Angel, Vizcarrondo, Feltscher – Guerra, Rincon, Figuera, Penaranda – Rondon, Martinez.
HEAD TO HEAD
These teams have faced each other for the total number of 15 times and out of that Argentina has won for the 14 times and the remaining time 1 match was clinched by the Venezuela.
Argentina has been undefeated in their last 9 matches and has no lost a single match in their last 7 matches, so the Argentina is looking hot favourite to win this match.
But no one can underestimate the potentials of Venezuela especially after the solid performance in this tournament so far.