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Tevez shines as Argentina oust Mexico

Carlos Tevez bagged a brace as Diego Maradona's Argentina beat Mexico 3-1 at Soccer City to line up a mouth-watering quarter-final duel with Germany.

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The final whistle sounds.
90'+HIGUAIN (Argentina) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
90'+G FRANCO (Mexico) is ruled offside.
90'+PASTORE (Argentina) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on R MARQUEZ (Mexico).
90'+VERON (Argentina) takes a corner kick.
90'+O PEREZ (Mexico) blocks the shot.
90'+MESSI (Argentina) sees his effort hit the target.
90'+G TORRADO (Mexico) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on OTAMENDI (Argentina).
90'+G TORRADO (Mexico) is penalised after committing a foul.
90'G FRANCO (Mexico) is penalised after committing a foul.
88'R OSORIO (Mexico) sees an effort go off target.
87'PASTORE (Argentina) is penalised after committing a foul.
87' PASTORE (in) comes off the bench to replace M. RODRIGUEZ (out) (Argentina)
86'C SALCIDO (Mexico) sees an effort go off target.
85'G TORRADO (Mexico) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on MESSI (Argentina).

Man of the Match

Forward

Statistics

Ball possession
51
%
49

Disciplinary

11Fouls Committed26
0Yellow cards1
0Red Cards0

Attacking

2Corners5
1Offsides2
0Free kicks0
4Saves3

Line-ups

Argentina
ArgentinaARG
Mexico
MexicoMEX
22
(GK)
(GK)
Misses next match if booked
Misses next match if booked
(C)
79'
Misses next match if booked
10
Misses next match if booked
11
69'
(C)Misses next match if booked
61'
87'
46' HT
SubstitutesSubstitutes
1
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
46' HT
Misses next match if booked
Misses next match if booked
69'
Misses next match if booked 61'
12
13
11
17
79'
Misses next match if booked
87'
CoachCoach
Diego MARADONA (ARG)Javier AGUIRRE (MEX)

Match Facts

Johannesburg

Soccer City Stadium

  • Stadium nameSoccer City Stadium
  • CityJohannesburg

Weather

  • Clear Night
  • 14° CTemperature
  • 40 m/sWind
  • 41 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Roberto ROSETTI
    Italy
    ItalyITA
  • Assistant Referee 1: Paolo CALCAGNO (ITA)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Stefano AYROLDI (ITA)
  • Fourth official: Jerome Kelvyn DAMON (RSA)