Not only will the semifinals of EURO2020 be played this week, but also of Copa America. On Tuesday, Brazil and Peru will play against each other. On Wednesday, Argentina and Colombia will compete for the last final ticket. To predict the semifinal together with us, and take advantage of the high pre-odds at the most important South American football tournament for national teams!
Argentina national coach: “We are longing for the final”
For the Argentine national coach Lionel Scaloni and his team, the road to the final is not long. Colombia has yet to win, and Argentina has been in the final of the Copa America since 2016. “We fought hard to get one step closer to the overall win every time. We long for the final and look forward to the semifinal against Colombia,” said the national coach in his press conference.
The winner of this semifinal will compete in the Copa America final against Brazil or Peru. The Brazilians play against Peru on Tuesday. The final will be played on 11 July when the final of the EURO2020 is also played.
Head 2 Head
Argentina and Colombia played the World Cup qualifier against each other last month. The teams were then evenly matched. But, unfortunately, the game ended in 2-2.
The national teams already played against each other during the Copa America of 2019. Then in the group stage. Colombia was 0-2 too strong for the Argentines at the time. So the friendly match in 2018 was drawn 0-0.
Current form Argentina
The Argentines started Copa America modestly, but the victories are strung together throughout the tournament. For example, the first match at the 2021 Copa America was drawn. It was 1-1 against Chile.
It was 1-0 against Uruguay and Paraguay. The match against Bolivia was won 1-4. Ecuador also received the full blow (3-0). Ajax player Nicolas Tagliafico played matches against Chile and Paraguay for ninety minutes in the selection corps of national coach Scaloni.
Current form Colombia
Colombia started the tournament with a 1-0 victory over Ecuador. Next, a draw (0-0) was dragged out of the fire against Venezuela. Then, in the group stage, the matches against Peru were lost 1-2 and Brazil 2-1. Still, all this was enough to advance to the quarterfinals. The team of national coach Rueda then hit Uruguay and narrowly won 0-1 in the game’s extra time.
Prediction from Bookmakers.eu
The Argentines are in good shape, and the Colombians cannot arm themselves against that as far as we are concerned. Our betting tip is, therefore, a 2-0 win against Argentina. However, do you also want to leave your prediction with the bookmakers? In the odds overview below, you will find the average odds that the bookies use for the semifinal of Argentina – Colombia.