The goalkeeper could not contain a shot from Juan Fuentes: the ball escaped and ended up in the back of the net. Colombia won and eliminated the Albiceleste in the championship.
The Argentine Under 20 team was eliminated in the South American in the group stage: they fell 1-0 against Colombia, at the Pascual Guerrero stadium, with a goal by Juan Fuentes after a blooper by Franco Herrera.
With 15 minutes to go before the end of the match, the Colombian forward finished off from the door of the area. The goalkeeper could not contain the ball: it slipped out between her legs and ended up in the back of the net. It was the goal that sealed the fate of the Albiceleste.
Javier Mascherano’s team needed a victory to advance to the final hexagonal in the South American Sub 20. Finally, they fell 1-0 and said goodbye to the competition in the group stage. In this way, they failed to qualify for the Under 20 World Cup in Indonesia or the Pan American Games in Santiago de Chile.
Herrera’s mistake, like Gomes Gerth’s in his debut
Argentina made its debut for the second date of the South American sub 20 against Paraguay. Gomes Gerth, the sparring partner for the National Team in the World Cup in Qatar, made a mistake and allowed La Albirroja to open the scoring.
32 minutes passed in the first part in which the Selection directed by Javier Mascherano was superior to that of Aldo Bobadilla but could not open the scoring. After a stopped ball for Paraguay and the loss of Máximo Perrone, Iván Flores finished off from long distance and seemed controlled for the Albiceleste goalkeeper: he escaped and was the first for the Guarani.
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