The Argentine Under 23 National Team led by Javier Mascherano tied 2-2 with Venezuela in one of the opening matches of the final quadrangular of the Pre-Olympic that takes place in Caracas and that will qualify two teams for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games.
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The match had a controversial ending due to the penalty that the referee gave to the locals to equalize the score in the last minute. This tie sets off alarm bells for the Argentine team, which cannot be neglected in the two games ahead.
When does the Argentine National Team play again in the Pre-Olympic
Javier Mascherano's team will face Paraguay on Thursday at 5 p.m. (Argentine time) at the National Brígido Iriarte stadium in Caracas. The match can be seen on the screens of TyC Sports and Directv Sports. Argentina will close the final home run of the Pre-Olympic against Brazil on Sunday the 11th at 8 p.m. (Argentine time). It can also be followed by TyC Sports and Directv Sports.
How was the standings?
In this way, after the first date, the positions were as follows: Paraguay 3, Argentina 1, Venezuela 1 and Brazil 0.
Argentina tied with Venezuela on the first date of the final phase (Photo: Reuters).By: REUTERS
How the final home run of the Pre-Olympic is played
The Argentine National Team, Brazil, Venezuela and Paraguay face each other and the first two in the table will qualify for the Paris Olympic Games, which will be held in the middle of this year. In case of equal points, the tiebreaker criterion will be the result between the teams.