19/08/2008
3:0 (0:0)
    Semi-finals
    Argentina - Brazil
    3:0 (0:0)
    Match
    Date
    Venue / Stadium
    Time
    Attendance
    3019 August 2008 Beijing / Workers' Stadium21:0052968
      Goals scored
    • Sergio AGUERO (ARG) 52',
    • Sergio AGUERO (ARG) 58',
    • Juan RIQUELME (ARG) 76' Penalty goal
    Argentina
      Line-up
    • Sergio ROMERO (GK)
    • Ezequiel GARAY
    • Luciano MONZON
    • Pablo ZABALETA
    • Fernando GAGO
    • Juan RIQUELME (-91')
    • Angel DI MARIA
    • Nicolas PAREJA
    • Javier MASCHERANO
    • Lionel MESSI
    • Sergio AGUERO
      Substitute(s)
    • Federico FAZIO
    • Jose SOSA (+91')
    • Ever BANEGA
    • Ezequiel LAVEZZI
    • Lautaro ACOSTA
    • Diego BUONANOTTE
    • Nicolas NAVARRO
    Coach
    Sergio BATISTA (ARG)
    Brazil
      Substitute(s)
    • DIEGO ALVES
    • THIAGO SILVA
    • ALEXANDRE PATO (+61')
    • RAMIRES
    • ILSINHO
    • THIAGO NEVES (+61')
    • JO (+71')
    Coach
    DUNGA (BRA)
      Cautions
    • Pablo ZABALETA (ARG) 6'
    • , BRENO (BRA) 19'
    • , HERNANES (BRA) 32'
    • , Nicolas PAREJA (ARG) 63'
    • , Angel DI MARIA (ARG) 64'
    • , ANDERSON (BRA) 67'
    • , RAFINHA (BRA) 75'
      Sent off
    • LUCAS (BRA) 81',
    • THIAGO NEVES (BRA) 84'
    Match Officials
    Referee
    Martin VAZQUEZ (URU)
    Assistant Referee 1
    Mauricio ESPINOSA (URU)
    Fourth Official
    Stephane LANNOY (FRA)
    Assistant Referee 2
    Miguel NIEVAS (URU)
    a.e.t.:After extra time(C):CaptainPSO:Penalty Shoot-out
    GK:GoalkeeperN:Not eligible to playI:Injured
    Y:Misses next match if bookedPos:PositionsA:Absent
    DF:DefenderMF:MidfielderMinP:Minutes played
    GF:Goals forGA:Goals againstPK (PG/PS):Penalty Kicks (Goals/Shots)
    FC:Fouls CommittedR:Red Cards
    FW:ForwardSOG/S:Shots on TargetY:
    2YC:
    Yellow cards
    Second yellow card and red card