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Match 1 Ravenna - Stadio del Mare
Clear
01 September
3:1 (0:1, 2:0, 1:0)
  • Javier VIVAS (16'07")
  • German SPINELLI (20'03")
  • Sebastian LARRETA (26'06")
  • Jalal AL SINANI (1'00")

Referee Ruben EIRIZ (ESP)

Summary

Argentina survive early scare

Argentina survive early scare

The Stadio del Mare in Ravenna looked resplendent as Argentina overcame an early shock from Oman to run out 3-1 winners in the opening match of Group B. The two teams were greeted on to the pitch by enthusiastic fans, bright sunshine and temperatures of 30 degrees Celsius. Both teams qualified for the event by being runners-up of their respective confederations; Argentina to Brazil and Oman to ...

Highlights

Line-up

ARG
OMA
Substitute(s)
Coaches
Hector PETRASSO (ARG)
(OMA) Talib AL THANAWI
Officials
  • Referee: EIRIZ Ruben (ESP)
  • Second referee: ZIMMERMANN Christian (SUI)
  • Third referee: AKCER Serdar (TUR)
  • Timekeeper: BEREZKIN Alexander (RUS)
  • Not eligible to play

Photos

  • Goalkeeper, Cesar Mendoza of Argentina screams instructions
  • Miguel De Ezeyza (#9) of Argentina is walked of after picking up an injury
  • Argentina Coach, Hector Petrasso speaks to his players
  • Cesar Mendoza of Argentina jumps on the loose ball in front of Haitham Al Araimi of Oman
  • Jonathan Levi of Argentina and Juma Al Wahaibi of Oman battle for the ball
  • German Spinelli of Argentina celebrates
  • Agustin Dallera of Argentina does an overhead kick in front of defender Yahya Al Araimi of Oman
  • German Spinelli of Argentina celebrates scoring a goal with Sebastian Larreta (#11)
  • Agustin Dallera does a overhead kick next to Yahya Al Araimi of Oman

Quotes

"I’m pretty satisfied because it was very important to start off with a win. This is only the start, though," Hector Petrasso, Argentina coach.

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    STATISTICS
    ArgentinaStatisticsOman
    20Shots24
    2Corner kicks6
    0Yellow cards1
    0Second yellow card and red card0
    0Red Cards0
    51%Possession (%)49%