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Messi's Two Goals Lead Argentina to Win over Uruguay

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - JUNE 9: Lionel Messi #10 of Argentina reacts after scoring his second of two goals during the first half of an international friendly soccer match on June 9, 2012 at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)
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Joe TanseyFeatured ColumnistOctober 11, 2012

CONMEBOL 2014 World Cup QualifyingMendoza, Argentina

Argentina 3-0 Uruguay

Goals: Lionel Messi (ARG) 65', 80', Sergio Aguero (ARG) 75'

Yellow Cards: Martin Caceres (URU) 32', Diego Lugano (URU) 50', Diego Godin (URU) 78', Maxi Pereira (URU) 89'

Argentina: Romero (GK), Zabaleta, Fernandez, Garay, Rojo (Campagnaro 66'), Gago, Mascherano, Di Maria, Messi, Aguero (Guinazu 78'), Higuain (Barcos 82')

Uruguay: Muslera (GK), Pereira, Lugano (Scotti 64'), Godin, Caceres, Gonzalez (Rodriguez 67'), Rios, Gargano, Forlan, Suarez, Cavani

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