Romania vs. Argentina: 6 Things We Learned

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Romania vs. Argentina: 6 Things We Learned
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Having entered 2014 elated following qualification for the World Cup and a number of encouraging results, the Argentine machine hit a bump in the road against Romania.

The South Americans were held to a 0-0 draw in Bucharest and could have fallen to defeat in a match they were expected to coast through. 

It is difficult to read too much into friendlies, particularly when the clash against the Eastern Europeans represented the first match of the season for the team expected to be one of the front-runners for Brazil 2014. 

Even so, as Alejandro Sabella watched his first-choice line-up stutter somewhat for large periods of the 90 minutes, there were some definite lessons for the coach to take into consideration. 

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