Arena de Sao Paulo - Sao Paulo 01/07/2014 - 18:00CET (13:00 local time)

Round of 16

Argentina - Switzerland
1-0
Argentina win after extra time
 

Argentina - Switzerland 1-0 - 01/07/2014 - Match page - FIFA World Cup 2014

Minute By Minute

  • The referee ends the second period of extra time.
  • 120+5 ET
    Shaqiri (Switzerland) takes the free-kick.
  • Yellow Card
    120+4 ET
    Garay (Argentina) is cautioned by the referee.
  • 120+4 ET
    Garay (Argentina) is penalised for a foul on Shaqiri (Switzerland).
  • 120+3 ET
    Di María (Argentina) misses the target.
  • 120+3 ET
    Inler (Switzerland) takes the free-kick.
  • 120+1 ET
    Dzemaili (Switzerland) misses the target.
  • 120+1 ET
    Rodriguez (Switzerland) takes the corner.
  • 120+1 ET
    Inler (Switzerland) takes the free-kick.
  • Yellow Card
    120 ET
    Di María (Argentina) is cautioned by the referee.
  • 120 ET
    Di María (Argentina) is penalised for a foul on Rodriguez (Switzerland).
  • Goal
    118 ET
    Di María (Argentina) scores!
    Lionel Messi embarks on a mazy run and tees up Ángel Di María, who finds the net with a cool left-footed finish.
  • 115 ET
    Mascherano (Argentina) is penalised for a foul on Seferovic (Switzerland).
  • Substitution
    113 ET
    Dzemaili (in) - Mehmedi (out) (Switzerland)
  • 113 ET
    Di María (Argentina) misses the target.
  • 112 ET
    Messi (Argentina) takes the corner.
  • 112 ET
    Di María (Argentina) has a shot blocked.
  • 111 ET
    Mascherano (Argentina) has a shot blocked.
  • 109 ET
    Fernandes (Switzerland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Mascherano (Argentina).
  • 109 ET
    Di María (Argentina) delivers the corner.
  • 109 ET
    Benaglio (Switzerland) makes a save.
  • 109 ET
    Di María (Argentina) has an effort on goal.
    Ángel Di María cuts inside onto his left foot and sends a stinging drive towards the top corner which Diego Benaglio tips over.
  • 108 ET
    Mehmedi (Switzerland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Mascherano (Argentina).
  • Substitution
    106 ET
    Biglia (in) - Gago (out) (Argentina)
  • The second period of extra time begins.
  • The referee brings the first period of extra time to an end.
  • 105+2 ET
    Di María (Argentina) has a shot blocked.
  • Substitution
    105+1 ET
    Basanta (in) - Rojo (out) (Argentina)
  • 100 ET
    Seferovic (Switzerland) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 99 ET
    Palacio (Argentina) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Behrami (Switzerland).
  • 97 ET
    Shaqiri (Switzerland) misses the target.
  • 96 ET
    Inler (Switzerland) takes the free-kick.
  • 96 ET
    Mascherano (Argentina) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Shaqiri (Switzerland).
  • 94 ET
    Benaglio (Switzerland) makes a save.
  • 94 ET
    Palacio (Argentina) has an effort on goal.
    Rodrigo Palacio glances on Lionel Messi's free-kick and Diego Benaglio is down well to save.
  • 94 ET
    Messi (Argentina) takes the free-kick.
  • 94 ET
    Djourou (Switzerland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Higuaín (Argentina).
  • 91 ET
    Di María (Argentina) delivers the corner.
  • 91 ET
    Higuaín (Argentina) has an effort on goal.
  • 91 ET
    Di María (Argentina) delivers the corner.
  • The first period of extra time begins.
  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
    Argentina finished with a flourish but a breakthrough was not forthcoming, Lionel Messi firing over before stinging the palms of Diego Benaglio late on. Who are you backing in extra time?
  • 90+2
    Schär (Switzerland) misses the target.
    Fabian Schär heads over from inside the area after attacking Gökhan Inler's free-kick.
  • 90+2
    Inler (Switzerland) takes the free-kick.
  • 90+1
    Gago (Argentina) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Mehmedi (Switzerland).
  • Yellow Card
    90
    Rojo (Argentina) is booked.
    Marcos Rojo will now miss the quarter-final should Argentina progress.
  • 90
    Rojo (Argentina) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Rodriguez (Switzerland).
  • 90
    Messi (Argentina) delivers the corner.
  • 89
    Shaqiri (Switzerland) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 88
    Palacio (Argentina) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Behrami (Switzerland).
  • 87
    Behrami (Switzerland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Messi (Argentina).
  • 86
    Inler (Switzerland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Gago (Argentina).
  • 85
    Rojo (Argentina) misses the target.
  • 85
    Di María (Argentina) delivers the corner.
  • 84
    Di María (Argentina) has a shot blocked.
  • 83
    Seferovic (Switzerland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Fernández (Argentina).
  • Substitution
    82
    Seferovic (in) - Drmić (out) (Switzerland)
  • 82
    Garay (Argentina) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Drmić (Switzerland).
  • 81
    Shaqiri (Switzerland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Mascherano (Argentina).
  • 79
    Di María (Argentina) delivers the corner.
  • 78
    Benaglio (Switzerland) makes a save.
  • 78
    Messi (Argentina) has an effort on goal.
    Diego Benaglio smothers Lionel Messi's low drive after the Argentina playermaker had shown feel of foot to maneuver a shooting opportunity.
  • 76
    Gago (Argentina) misses the target.
  • 75
    Palacio (Argentina) misses the target.
    Rodrigo Palacio glances a header wide of the far post from Lionel Messi's teasing cross.
  • 75
    Messi (Argentina) takes the free-kick.
  • 74
    Shaqiri (Switzerland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Messi (Argentina).
  • Substitution
    74
    Palacio (in) - Lavezzi (out) (Argentina)
  • Yellow Card
    73
    Fernandes (Switzerland) is shown a yellow card.
  • 73
    Fernandes (Switzerland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Di María (Argentina).
  • 69
    Drmić (Switzerland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Rojo (Argentina).
  • 69
    Shaqiri (Switzerland) has a shot blocked.
  • 68
    Messi (Argentina) misses the target.
    After Gonzalo Higuaín fails to make a telling connection with Pablo Zabaleta's cross, Lionel Messi sends a thunderous volley over.
  • 67
    Inler (Switzerland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Mascherano (Argentina).
  • Substitution
    66
    Fernandes (in) - Xhaka (out) (Switzerland)
  • 65
    Lavezzi (Argentina) takes the corner.
  • 63
    Lavezzi (Argentina) has a shot blocked.
  • 63
    Di María (Argentina) takes the corner.
  • 62
    Benaglio (Switzerland) makes a save.
    The Switzerland custodian flies through the air to tip over Gonzalo Higuaín's powerful header.
  • 62
    Higuaín (Argentina) has an effort on goal.
  • 61
    Messi (Argentina) takes the free-kick.
  • 61
    Schär (Switzerland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Messi (Argentina).
  • 59
    Lavezzi (Argentina) delivers the corner.
  • 59
    Benaglio (Switzerland) makes a save.
  • 59
    Rojo (Argentina) has an effort on goal.
    Marcos Rojo takes receipt of Ezequiel Lavezzi's pass on the left and fires towards goal. The ball moves in the air and Diego Benaglio is forced to claw the ball away from danger.
  • 57
    Di María (Argentina) has a shot blocked.
  • 56
    Fernández (Argentina) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Drmić (Switzerland).
  • 53
    Rodriguez (Switzerland) misses the target.
  • 52
    Di María (Argentina) has a shot blocked.
  • 51
    Drmić (Switzerland) misses the target.
  • 50
    Romero (Argentina) makes a save.
    The Argentina keeper is sent scrambling across his goal to claw away Xherdan Shaqiri's free-kick.
  • 50
    Shaqiri (Switzerland) has an effort on goal.
  • 50
    Shaqiri (Switzerland) takes the free-kick.
  • 49
    Mascherano (Argentina) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Lichtsteiner (Switzerland).
  • 49
    Messi (Argentina) takes the free-kick.
  • 48
    Xhaka (Switzerland) is penalised for a foul on Messi (Argentina).
  • 47
    Messi (Argentina) takes the corner.
  • 47
    Mascherano (Argentina) has a shot blocked.
  • 47
    Lavezzi (Argentina) takes the corner.
  • 47
    Higuaín (Argentina) has a shot blocked.
  • 46
    Inler (Switzerland) is penalised for a foul on Lavezzi (Argentina).
  • Start Time
    The second half begins.
  • End Time
    The referee blows for half-time.
    Josip Drmic had the best opportunity to break the deadlock in a game of few chances, finding the arms of Sergio Romero when put through one-on-one with the Argentina keeper. The South American side have been denied the time and space afforded to them last time out and will need to go through the gears after the break.
  • 45+1
    Shaqiri (Switzerland) takes the corner.
  • 42
    Rodriguez (Switzerland) is penalised for a foul on Mascherano (Argentina).
  • 41
    Garay (Argentina) is penalised for a foul on Xhaka (Switzerland).
  • 41
    Benaglio (Switzerland) makes a save.
  • 41
    Di María (Argentina) has an effort on goal.
  • 40
    Lichtsteiner (Switzerland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Di María (Argentina).
  • 39
    Romero (Argentina) makes a save.
    Josip Drmic is put through one-on-one with Sergio Romero and attempts to chip the Argentina keeper. His effort is lacking in execution, however, as Romero gathers.
  • 39
    Drmić (Switzerland) has an effort on goal.
  • Yellow Card
    36
    Xhaka (Switzerland) is booked.
  • 36
    Xhaka (Switzerland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Lavezzi (Argentina).
  • 35
    Shaqiri (Switzerland) takes the free-kick.
  • 34
    Lavezzi (Argentina) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Shaqiri (Switzerland).
  • 33
    Fernández (Argentina) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Drmić (Switzerland).
  • 32
    Di María (Argentina) has a shot blocked.
  • 31
    Xhaka (Switzerland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Higuaín (Argentina).
  • 30
    Di María (Argentina) delivers the corner.
  • 29
    Benaglio (Switzerland) makes a save.
  • 29
    Lavezzi (Argentina) has an effort on goal.
  • 28
    Romero (Argentina) makes a save.
  • 28
    Behrami (Switzerland) has an effort on goal.
    Granit Xhaka fires straight at Sergio Romero after running onto a cut-back from the right and the ball is deflected away from danger.
  • 28
    Romero (Argentina) makes a save.
  • 28
    Lichtsteiner (Switzerland) has an effort on goal.
  • 27
    Shaqiri (Switzerland) delivers the corner.
  • 27
    Shaqiri (Switzerland) delivers the corner.
  • 27
    Shaqiri (Switzerland) takes the free-kick.
  • 26
    Garay (Argentina) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Shaqiri (Switzerland).
  • 25
    Higuaín (Argentina) misses the target.
    Gonzalo Higuaín meets Lionel Messi's inswinging corner but his header is comfortably off target.
  • 25
    Messi (Argentina) takes the free-kick.
  • 24
    Mehmedi (Switzerland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Di María (Argentina).
  • 24
    Drmić (Switzerland) fouls.
  • 22
    Mascherano (Argentina) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Inler (Switzerland).
  • 21
    Di María (Argentina) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Behrami (Switzerland).
  • 18
    Behrami (Switzerland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Di María (Argentina).
  • 15
    Xhaka (Switzerland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Messi (Argentina).
  • 11
    Lavezzi (Argentina) takes the free-kick.
  • 10
    Xhaka (Switzerland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Di María (Argentina).
  • 9
    Drmić (Switzerland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Gago (Argentina).
  • 9
    Inler (Switzerland) misses the target.
    Switzerland break free from their defensive shackles and Gökhan Inler sends a venomous shot flying over from 30 metres.
  • 9
    Shaqiri (Switzerland) delivers the corner.
  • 6
    Gago (Argentina) has a shot blocked.
  • 6
    Di María (Argentina) takes the free-kick.
  • 6
    Lichtsteiner (Switzerland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Di María (Argentina).
  • 4
    Gago (Argentina) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Shaqiri (Switzerland).
  • 3
    Shaqiri (Switzerland) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Lavezzi (Argentina).
  • Start Time
    The match is under way.

Legend:

  • Goals
    Goals
  • Own goal
    Own goal
  • Converted penalty
    Converted penalty
  • Missed penalty
    Missed penalty
  • Red cards
    Red cards
  • Yellow cards
    Yellow cards
  • Second yellow card
    Second yellow card
  • Substitution
    Substitution
 

Match statistics

Argentina
Switzerland

1

Goals scored

0

27

Total attempts

11

9

Attempts on target

4

7

off target

6

7

blocked

4

0

against woodwork

1

13

Corners

5

0

Offsides

2

1

Yellow cards

2

0

Red Cards

0

18

Fouls committed

26

25

Fouls suffered

18

Standings

  
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