Albiceleste will seek to seal first place in the group stage ahead of the quarter-finals …
Bolivia and Argentina are set to meet in the final Group A match of the 2021 Copa America at the Arena Pantanal on Tuesday.
Cesar Farias’ side have lost all three Copa America games so far and are not in contention to advance to the round of 16.
Argentina, who leads Group B with seven points in three games, claimed their second consecutive victory in the tournament, beating Paraguay 1-0 last Tuesday. The result will determine their final ranking in the group as Paraguay and Uruguay also play simultaneously.
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|Thu||Bolivia vs Argentina|
|Dated||tuesday 29 june|
|Time||5:30 a.m. HIST|
In India, the 2021 Copa America will be broadcast live on the Sony Pictures Sports Network (SPSN). It will be streamed live on the SonyLIV app.
|tv channels||Online feed|
|Sony Ten 2 SD & HD||SonyLIV, Jio TV|
Commentaries will also be available in vernaculars across India.
|Malayalam and Bengali TV channels||Tamil and Telugu TV channels|
|Sony Six SD and HD||Sony Ten 4 SD & HD|
Bolivia will miss defender Oscar Ribera with an injury. Skipper and all-time top scorer Marcelo Moreno and Joselito Vaca were back as substitutes in the final game after missing the first two games after testing positive for Covid-19 and are set to start against Argentina. Forward Jaume Cuéllar, who plies his trade in Italy, is also available for selection after serving his suspension.
Meanwhile, Lionel Scaloni could look to test some of the players ahead of the direct eliminations as Exequiel Palacios, Nicolas Gonzalez and Giovani Lo Celso doubt the clash. It will be interesting to see if Scaloni decides to put Lionel Messi on the bench to give the Barcelona star some rest.
- Bolivia have only managed to beat Argentina (2-0) once, and the only time they have scored more than once in a game, in their last nine meetings.
- Argentina are on a 16-game unbeaten streak since losing to Brazil by a 2-0 scoreline in the 2019 Copa America semi-finals. However, they haven’t scored more than once during four of his five meetings in 2021.
- Lionel Messi failed to get his hands on the Copa America title on five counts. including three finals. He has scored once in three games in the current edition of the tournament.
- Bolivian manager Cesar Farias played a role in the Indian Super League (ISL) with NorthEast United in the second season.