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In the debut of the women's team, Argentina thrashes Paraguay 9-0 in the Copa America

Hostesses imposed game rhythm and built the rout in the first stage. Teams return to the field tomorrow for the conclusion of the group stage

25/07/2022 18h38
Por: Press Office

The Copa América de Futebol 7 hosted the duel between the teams of Argentina and Paraguay, in the women's category, this Monday (25), at SB5 Fútbol, ​​in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The match marked the debut of the home team and the second game of the Paraguayan team that was thrashed by Brazil by 18-0. The Argentine team won by 9-0 and added its first three points in the group stage. While the Paraguayan team suffers its second defeat and by rout.

With full stands to honor the host team. The first stage was imposed by the hosts who almost scored in a counterattack at 2 minutes, but the ball passed the side of the Paraguayan goalkeeper's right post. However, at 3, in the corner kick, the ball was lifted into the area and captain Testa headed it to beat the Paraguayan goalkeeper. At 6, the ball was left at the entrance of the area, and Martina gave a strong kick, the goalkeeper Armoa managed to palm the ball that hit the post, almost the second Argentine goal.

At 9, Argentina almost scored another goal. The ball was kicked from the left wing and capriciously passed the Paraguayan team's left crossbar. A minute later, Paraguay had a chance to play and advance, but in the pass error, Martina took advantage and found Maria free to kick low and beat Armoa.

The host team managed to increase the score. With 11, Argentina reached the third goal with Laura. She received in the middle, looked at the goalkeeper positioned, and sent in the left corner. No chance of defense. Two minutes later, in a beautiful pass from the middle, the ball was passed to Angela Guerrero who scored another one for the Argentine national team. The Paraguayan team suffers from Argentine attacks on its right side.

The rout was bigger at 17, when Martina scored her second goal and the fifth for the Argentine national team. She received a sugary pass from behind and just placed the ball in the left corner of the goalkeeper. A minute later, defender Ortega advanced and hit the ball to mark the 6-0 for Argentina.

In the second half, the hosts returned with the same impetus as in the initial stage. With one minute, Mazza scored another Argentine goal with a shot from outside the area. At 10, came the eighth Argentine goal with Leila. She received a surgical pass from the left wing and only had the job of shoring up the net. Two minutes later, Armoa gave the Argentine player a penalty, the shirt number 10 Martina went for the charge and scored another goal after the goalkeeper's rebound. Guerreiro still had a chance in the 24th minute, but the ball went over the goal, when Paraguia burst the five allowed fouls. But there was no time for anything else. Game over, Argentina 9 x 0 Paraguay.

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