All or nothing: the Argentine Under 23 National Team defines its place in the Olympic Games with Brazil

All or nothing: the Argentine Under 23 National Team defines its place in the Olympic Games with Brazil

With the urgent need for a victory to reach Paristhe Argentina team will face Brazil this Sunday within the framework of the third and last date of the Final Phase of the Venezuela 2024 Pre-Olympic Tournament.

At what time will Argentina and Brazil face each other?

The match will be played at Brígido Iriarte National Stadium in Caracas from 5:30 p.m.and will have live television of the sports signal TyC Sports. The South American Football Confederation He has not yet confirmed who will be the referee and the person in charge of the VAR.

The “Albiceleste” of Javier Mascherano comes from draw 3-3 with Paraguay in a dramatic match in Caracas. In a match that began by winning from the locker room with the goal of Pablo Solarithe Guaraní team turned it around in the middle of the second stage, Argentina equalized it with five minutes left with the goal of Thiago Almada, “Albirroja” took the lead at 45 and, in the last minute, Federico Redondo made it 3-3 final.

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Javier Mascherano plays a large part of his future as a coach next Sunday against Brazil, in the Pre-Olympic Championship in Venezuela. If the Argentine Under 23 Team wins, it will qualify for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games.


What Argentina needs to qualify for the Olympic Games

With this tie, the Argentine National Team reached two points in the Final phase, because of two equalities, and comes in third place on this last date, outside of the first and second place that will go to the Paris Olympic Games July of this year. The only possibility that the “Albiceleste” has to qualify is to beat Brazil.

For this meeting before the “Yellowgreen”the technical director Mascherano You have three doubts: Joaquín García or Gonzalo Luján by Lucas Esquivel, Juan Sforza or Claudio Echeverri to replace Juan Nardoni and, up front, the entry of Luciano Gondou or trust Santiago Castro.

For its part, Brazil comes from beating Venezuela 2-1, in an agonizing way, and placed second in the tournament. With a tie, the “Yellowgreen” would secure his place in the next Olympic Games that will be disputed in Paris.


Argentina: Leandro Brey; Joaquín García or Gonzalo Luján, Nicolás Valentini, Marco Di Cesare; Ezequiel Fernández, Juan Sforza or Claudio Echeverri, Cristian Medina; Thiago Almada, Pablo Solari and Santiago Castro or Luciano Gondo. Coach: Javier Mascherano.

Brazil: Mycael; Khellven, Arthur Chaves, Lucas Fasson, Alexsander; Andrey, Mauricio, Gabriel Pirani; Gabriel Pec, John Kennedy and Endrick. DT: Ramon Menezes.

Hours: 17

TV: TyC Sports.

Source: Ambito

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