Argentina beat Ecuador with Di Maria’s goal


Argentina kept the unbeaten record intact after the World Cup. Albicelesta won 1-0 in a friendly match against Ecuador before entering the Copa America.

Coach Scaloni confirmed that Messi will play in the friendly match against Ecuador the day before. However, he did not say how long he will play So there was concern whether he would play in the original XI. From that fear, Messi was kept out of the starting eleven. However, this magician came to play in the second half.

From the beginning of the match, Argentina started trying to get possession of the ball. However, Ecuador’s power was not able to cope with the power. Both teams fight hard

The veteran Di Maria scored only at the end of the first half. Argentina went into the break with his goal.

Messi came back from the break to play as a substitute. The team tried to increase the gap but could not break the defense of Ecuador. As a result, Argentina leaves the field with a 1-0 victory.

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