Santos Borré converted for Colombia’s victory against Saudi Arabia. Photo: EFE / Marcial Guillen
Tuesday 22nd November. 7 am from Argentina. Luisa Stadium. Day, time and scenario of the Scaloneta debut in Qatar 2022. A new illusion will light up, as every four years, with the addition that it could become the farewell of Leone Messi. And the rival, in accessible newspapers, will be Saudi Arabia.
This Sunday, while the Albiceleste team was celebrating against Estonia in Pamplona, the Arabs appeared in the extreme south of the Iberian country, in Murcia, with a stumble against Colombia 1-0at the start of a series of tests against South American rivals.
was the attacker Rafael Santos Borrewho has just consecrated himself in the Europa League with Eintrach Frankfurt, who scored the only goal of the match eight minutes into the first half.
The celebration of Santos Borré in Murcia. Photo: EFE / Marcial Guillen.
The team led by the French Hervé Renard it sought equality nonetheless, but also showed defensive shortcomings in the setback, which were not exploited by coffee farmers.
The Asian team was formed with Al Owais; Al Ghannam, Al Tambakti, Al Boleahi, Al Dawsari (Lajami, m.89); Otayf (Kanno, m.46), Al Faraj, Khalid Al Ghannam (Al Najei, m.46), Bahebri (Al Bishi, m.75); Al Hamddan (Al Burayk, m.89) and Al Buraikan (Ghareeb, m.75).
On Saudi Arabia’s agenda there are still two other South American rivals: on Thursday 9 June they will face each other Venezuela and Wednesday 22 against EcuadorDirected by the Argentine Gustavo Alfaro. Like this Sunday, they will be at the Nueva Condomina stadium, the home stadium of Real Murcia, Spain.