As it stands, Argentina & Venezuela are both on track to join hosts Brazil at the finals. Argentina top the event table with six wins & draws from nine games. The only side they have lost to in qualifying is Venezuela, who won 1-0 in Puerto La Cruz in October 2011. Venezuela are fourth in the qualifying table, having won, drawn, & lost.2014 World Cup qualifying stage involves nine teams competing in a round-robin event, with teams playing each other two times, home & away. At the finish of the event, the top teams will automatically qualify for the finals, while the fifth-placed team will enter a play-off against a team from the AFC. This will be 32-year-old Arango 112th match for his country. Salom Rond of Rubin Kazan has been the side most prolific recent goalscorer. Fellow striker Miku is currently on loan at Celtic. Centre back Fernando Amorebieta, who plays for Athletic Bilbao, scored Venezuela winning aim against Argentina in the earlier qualifier. Amorebieta was born in Venezuela but raised in Spain Basque Country. He was called in to the Italian national squad in 2008, but seldom played, & he’s also represented the Basque Country national team, a non-FIFA affiliate.
The Vinotinto team to face Argentina will have a different look to that which toiled in Quito. Cesar Farias designs to alter all ten outfield players who started Friday’s 2-0 defeat, with goalkeeper Renny Vega the only man to appear in both beginning XIs.Argentina will welcome back Martin Demichelis & Javier Mascherano following their enforced absences against Chile. The Barca man done a one-match suspension after being sent off against Uruguay in the Copa The united states, while Demichelis was left out as a precaution after fainting in the work of training. Ever Banega & Rodrigo Brana give up their places, while coach Alejandro Sabella considers a switch to a three-man defence in order to take the game to the hosts.
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