Ahead of his side’s match with Uruguay, Argentina goalkeeper Sergio Romero told FIFA.com that victory against the Charruas would still not be enough to heal the wound caused by elimination from the last Copa America.
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Gonzalo Higuain has said Argentina must put their defeat to Venezuela out of their minds when they face a Bolivia side who he feels will look defend doggedly in their 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifier in Buenos Aires.
Two of the biggest transfers of the summer so far have seen goalkeepers Manuel Neuer and David de Gea make lucrative moves, but they are just the tip of an emergent young shot-stopping generation.
Wednesday’s goalless draw with Colombia, their second stalemate in Group A, has put the pressure on Argentina’s coach and players as they seek safe passage to the Copa America quarter-finals.
With Lionel Messi disappointing, Argentina were headed towards a humiliating defeat by Bolivia on their Copa America opener until Sergio Aguero's superb goal earned them a point.