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Argentina edges Switzerland 1-0

World Cup 2014

SAO PAULO — Argentina’s theme at this World Cup seems to be scrappy wins with Lionel Messi pulling through at the last minute to save the day.
This time he didn’t score on his own, but set the stage for Angel Di Maria to score an extra-time winner against Switzerland.
“It doesn’t matter if it’s beautiful or ugly,” Di Maria said. “Only that Argentina won and will play another game in the tournament.”
Argentina will play Belgium in the quarterfinals.
Except for its final group-stage win over Nigeria, Argentina has won its matches in Brazil in the ...


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