After a long run, the Swiss fell victim to the Argentinians in the last minutes of Extra Time. See how it all went down here, courtesy of Aaron Moniz from Entertainment Revisited
Argentina barely overcame the Swiss today, taking 118 minutes to even open the scoring. The Swiss players were fantastic, and ultimately should’ve won the match in the 1st half, but Argentina took the challenge and Angel Di Maria stepped up to the plate alongside Lionel Messi.
Argentina vs Switzerland:
Argentina is favouring a 4-3-3, with Ezequiel Lavezzi replacing Aguero, while Shaqiri will play from his preferred right attacking midfield position in Switzerland’s 4-2-3-1.
Lichsteiner made an urgent challenge on Di Maria. The Real Madrid star was furious that Lichsteiner wasn’t shown yellow.
Shaqiri held the ball at the corner flag, and he forced Zabaleta to give the Swiss a corner.
The most promising set of play so far ended, as Inler’s shot flew over the bar in the 8th minute. Inler looked as good an engine as any…
View original post 1,879 more words