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Match 41 Goyang City - Goyang Stadium
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30 August
2:0 (2:0)
  • Gaston SAURO (25', 41')

Referee Olegario BENQUERENCA (POR)

Summary

Sauro heads Argentina through

Sauro heads Argentina through

Argentina put in a solid display to defeat Costa Rica 2-0 on 30 August in Goyang City, and now take their place in the quarter-finals of the FIFA U-17 World Cup Korea 2007. Both Albiceleste goals came from the head of Gaston Sauro, supplied by pinpoint crosses from Santiago Fernandez.Argentina, coached by Miguel Angel Tojo, started the match the stronger, though neither side was able to ...

Highlights

Line-up

ARG
CRC
Substitute(s)
Coaches
Miguel Angel TOJO (ARG)
(CRC) Manuel URENA
Officials
  • Referee: Olegario BENQUERENCA (POR)
  • Assistant Referee 1: Jose CARDINAL (POR)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Bertino MIRANDA (POR)
  • Fourth official: KWON Jong Chul (KOR)
  • Not eligible to play

Photos

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  • Argentina - Costa Rica
  • Argentina - Costa Rica
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  • Argentina - Costa Rica
  • Argentina - Costa Rica
  • Argentina - Costa Rica
  • Argentina - Costa Rica

Quotes

Miguel Tojo (ARG), Argentina coach
"I'd like to congratulate Costa Rica because they gave us a very tough game. We won because we were effective from set-piece situations, always a useful weapon in close-fought matches like this."

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    STATISTICS
    ArgentinaStatisticsCosta Rica
    11Shots9
    8Corner kicks2
    1Yellow cards1
    0Second yellow card and red card0
    0Red Cards0
    51%Possession (%)49%