Friendly gameWednesday, February 10, 2010
Argentina manage to beat Jamaica 2-1 with a last minute goal
Diego Maradona's team managed to win the game 2-1 over Jamaica's national football team at Mar del Plata City Stadium in Buenos Aires province. The friendly game has been planned in order to examine possible players for the World Cup 2010.
Jamaica's Johnson netted the first goal of the game at 1' of the second half. Argentina's Martín Palermo managed to tie the result by scoring at 37' of the second half of the game. At the last minutes of the game (48'), Canuto scored the winning goal.
Argentina: Nelson Ibañez; Gabriel Mercado, Leonel Galeano, Mariano Echeverría, Fabián Monzón; Patricio Toranzo, Juan Ignacio Mercier, Walter Acevedo, Federico Insúa; Franco Jara and Martín Palermo. Coach: Diego Maradona.
Jamaica: Dwayne Miller; Shavar Thomas, Demar Stewart, Jermaine Taylor, Adrian Reid; Rodolph Austin, Richard Edwards, Jason Johnson, Jevaughn Watson; Omar Cummings and Ryan Johnson. Coach: Theodore Whitmore.