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- Argentina on verge of World Cup qualification
QUITO, Ecuador — Argentina guaranteed itself of at least fifth place in South America's World Cup qualifying, and the resultant intercontinental playoff, by drawing 1-1 at Ecuador on Tuesday. In other games, Colombia, Uruguay and Chile all notched key wins as the fight to qualify for Brazil 2014 moved toward its climax. Tuesday's results meant Bolivia and Paraguay cannot finish in the top four ...
June 12, 2013 - Boston Herald
- Soccer-Argentina steal laboured point at altitude in Ecuador
QUITO, June 11 (Reuters) - Argentina took a fourth-minute lead with a Sergio Aguero penalty then hung on desperately for a 1-1 draw away to Ecuador in a World Cup qualifier in the energy sapping thin air of Quito on Tuesday. The Argentines, with World Player of the Year Lionel Messi only playing for the last half hour, had their lead in the South American group cut to three points with Colombia ...
June 11, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! Sports
- Argentina stays top with 1-1 draw against Ecuador
QUITO, Ecuador (AP) -- Argentina salvaged a 1-1 draw against Ecuador on Tuesday in the thin air of Quito, keeping it top of South America's World Cup qualifying standings.
June 11, 2013 - The Daily Jeffersonian
- Carlos Bilardo in Reuters India
It's not the same playing in Bogota, Quito or La Paz ...... but it's no good playing at high temperatures (either),Bilardo told Reuters.
- David Gill in Sportinglife.co.za
Possibly having no team from Brazil or Argentina changes the dynamic of the tournament, but Quito have got in there on merit,said Gill. "They could argue the competition has lost its lustre because there is no team from Spain or Italy in...
- Shaquille O'Neal in USA Today
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