U-17 World Cup: Argentina is in search of the quarterfinals | Placente’s team faces Venezuela this Tuesday in Indonesia

The Argentine Under-17 team will face this Tuesday to his counterpart from Venezuela on a South American crossing round of 16 from World Cup of FIFA that takes place in Indonesia.

The match will be played since 9 from Argentina (TV: TyC Sports and DSports) in the Si Jalak Harupat stadium in the city of Bandung.

The winner of the key will face another South American tie in the quarterfinals ante the selection of Brazil, what this Monday left Ecuador on the road after beating them 3-1with goals from Estevão (2) and Luighi Hanri, despite the partial 1-1 score scored by Michael Bermúdez shortly before half-time.


Argentina advanced to the final phase of the U-17 World Cup as first in Group Dafter losing to Senegal (1-2) and consecutively beating Japan (3-1) and Poland (4-0).

The team led by Diego Placente pursues the objective of contributing the first title for the Albiceleste in a World Cup of the category. At the moment, his best performances were the third places achieved in 1991, 1995 and 2003.

Venezuela, for its part, reached the round of 16 as third in Group Fwith a campaign of a 3-0 victory against New Zealand, a 2-2 draw with Mexico and a 0-3 defeat against Germany.

The post first appeared on www.pagina12.com.ar

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