The Mexican National Team continues its good run, and today they defeated the Argentine National Team in the Semifinals of the Pan American Games in Santiago, Chile, in 2023.
With two goals from Lizbeth Ovalle, Mexico won against the Argentines, who could not score a goal.
With this result, the Aztecs will advance to the Grand Final to face the winners between the United States and Chile.
Min89: GOOOOOOOL! Ovalle scored the second and his double just a few minutes before the end of the match. Mexico is in the Grand Final.
Min32: GOOOOOL! Mexico took the lead with a goal from forward Lizbeth Ovalle. A counterattack by the Mexicans, a shot in the center of the area, covered the goalkeeper, and the shot he could not do to prevent the goal.
Mexico lineups: Barreras, Ordonez, Rodriguez, Bernal, Rodriguez, Hernandez, Sanchez, Delgado, Palacios, Corral, and Ovalle.
Argentina lineups: Correa, Sachs, Stabile, Cruz, Gómez, Cometti, Núñez, Falfan, Gramaglia, Pereyra, and Lonigro.
The last duel between the Mexicans and the Argentines had the balance in favor of the Aztecs, a crushing victory of 6 goals to 1 in the friendly match on October 23, 2021.
The pace of play of the Mexicans was considered a suitable match for the chosen ones because their big step made the Aztecs look like favorites to win this match.
Those led by Pedro López Ramos had a perfect run by not losing anything in their last five games, in addition to scoring 20 goals for and only 3 against.
On the other hand, the Argentine National Team has only one victory, two draws, and two losses; the South American team registered five goals in favor and 12 against. Their most recent match was against Bolivia, where they won 3-0.