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Venezuela 1-0 Colombia: Venezuela keep two upfront & offer a consistent threat on the break

March 27, 2013
Venezuela 1-0 Colombia: Venezuela keep two upfront & offer a consistent threat on the break

Venezuela recorded an important victory to strengthen their chances of qualifying for their first-ever World Cup. Cesar Farias made two changes from the side which lost 3-0 to Argentina. Cesar Gonzalez replaced Luis Seijas on the right, while Fernando Aristeguieta played upfront rather than Frank Feltscher. Mario Yepes was out, so Luis Perea came in at...
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Venezuela 1-0 Argentina: Sabella switches to three at the back; Argentina play terribly

October 12, 2011
Venezuela 1-0 Argentina: Sabella switches to three at the back; Argentina play terribly

Alejandro Sabella’s honeymoon didn’t last long, as Argentina looked completely disjointed in Puerto la Cruz.
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Paraguay 0-0 Venezuela (AET): Paraguay win on penalties – again

July 21, 2011
Paraguay 0-0 Venezuela (AET): Paraguay win on penalties – again

Paraguay are, amazingly, through to the Copa America final having drawn all five games in the competition so far.
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Venezuela 2-1 Chile: Borghi’s changes put Chile on top, but set-piece vulnerability proves fatal

July 18, 2011
Venezuela 2-1 Chile: Borghi’s changes put Chile on top, but set-piece vulnerability proves fatal

Venezuela are through to the semi-finals after two goals from dead ball situations.
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Brazil 0-0 Venezuela: Brazil fail to impress

July 4, 2011
Brazil 0-0 Venezuela: Brazil fail to impress

Mano Menezes’ first competitive game as Brazil manager ended with a poor 0-0 draw against a resilient Venezuela side.
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