The Bolivians competence have repelled a albiceleste in a World Cup qualifier dual seasons ago with a 6-1 win in La Paz – yet which was during tall altitude.
Here, there could be no excuses as Edivaldo Rojas gave a Bolivians a deserved sniff of a initial ever win upon Argentinian dirt after eleven waste prior to Sergio Aguero discovered a indicate with a frail late volley.
“They put organisation during a behind of a ball, parked a train as great as you could not find a proceed through,” certified Messi, who notwithstanding his heroics with Barcelona in scoring over 50 goals final deteriorate has never utterly reached a heights when he has donned a inhabitant shirt.
“It’s not what you were anticipating for as great as you have been sad.
“Now you know a matches you have to come in a organisation (against Colombia as great as Costa Rica) have been ones you only have to win,” he added.
Bolivia were dynamic not to be a tumble guys in Group A as great as this pull equates to they can additionally idea to get by from a organisation phase.
Meanwhile, Messi pronounced Argentina contingency go during a behind of to a sketch house as great as “see what you did great as great as differentiate by what you did really bad as great as so try to get during a behind of to winning ways.
“We contingency keep calm. We haven’t proposed off as great as you hoped yet right away you simply contingency up a diversion in a entrance matches.”
Aguero pronounced he had to credit Bolivia’s fighting spirit.
“Now you have to do a bit improved as they done it difficult for us yet you suspicion you proposed off all right prior to they got a goal,” pronounced a Atletico Madrid striker as great as son-in-law of former Argentina manager Diego Maradona, who dedicated his goal, as ever, to his family.
Argentina’s alternative aggressive spearhead, Carlos Tevez, warned, meanwhile, which Argentina had work to do if they did not wish to tumble prosaic upon their faces as they find to finish a empty prize run stretching during a behind of to a 1993 win they managed in Ecuador.
We knew this would be a difficult Copa,” pronounced a Manchester City forward.
“We need to keep ease as great as keep things in viewpoint as if you remove heart it will be worse for us.
“Today you were reduced upon goals, you didn’t gell great in conflict or have most mobility yet you do know what you have been perplexing to grasp as great as how you wish to proceed a game,” he insisted.
Argentina, fourteen times continental champions – a jot down they share with Uruguay, with Brazil carrying netted only 8 yet 4 out of a final 5 yet – right away have 5 days to tract a proceed past indeterminate Colombia upon Wednesday during Santa Fe prior to they go up opposite Costa Rica, special guest in a deficiency of strange invitees Japan.