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Brazil: Argentina supporters festive ahead of clash against Qatar in Porto Alegre02:33

Brazil: Argentina supporters festive ahead of clash against Qatar in Porto Alegre

Brazil, Porto Alegre
June 23, 2019 at 21:37 GMT +00:00 · Published

Argentinian fans were seen arriving in large crowds to the Arena do Gremio Stadium in Porto Alegre on Sunday, ahead of their national men's team playing against Qatar in the 2019 Copa America.

Supporters wore Argentina's colours, and played music and sang. A giant banner depicting Argentina's star Lionel Messi also appeared.

Argentina beat Qatar 2-0 with Martinez opening the scoring followed by Aguero. With Sunday's win, the South Americans avoided elimination from the tournament, while Qatar was sent home winless.

Brazil: Argentina supporters festive ahead of clash against Qatar in Porto Alegre02:33
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Argentinian fans were seen arriving in large crowds to the Arena do Gremio Stadium in Porto Alegre on Sunday, ahead of their national men's team playing against Qatar in the 2019 Copa America.

Supporters wore Argentina's colours, and played music and sang. A giant banner depicting Argentina's star Lionel Messi also appeared.

Argentina beat Qatar 2-0 with Martinez opening the scoring followed by Aguero. With Sunday's win, the South Americans avoided elimination from the tournament, while Qatar was sent home winless.

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