Football Powerhouse Argentina clashes with fellow South America side Venezuela in a warm-up match both sides keen to test the depth of their squad in an encounter that Argentina appear favorites on paper but Venezuela is counting on a surprise on their sleeves.
Argentina will be counting on their native home faithful to get the job done and sink the visiting Venezuela side as they welcome the five-time player of the year Lionel Messi to the fold after a personal exile after the World Cup heartache.
The Albiceleste head into the match in high morale after dismissing Mexico 2-0 in their latest International friendly encounter at their backyard and they will be hoping for more of them against their continental rivals.
Lionel Scaloni charges head into the match in decent form after their World Cup collapse managing three wins, registered one draw and suffered one defeat in their last five matches and the Argentine tactician will be keen to see his charges maintain their winning ways.
Venezuela travels to Argentina hoping to stage an upset and bag the huge morale-boosting win over the football giants as they test their squad depth.
Venezuela heads into the match hoping bounce from their disappointing 1-1 away draw to Iran in their International friendly encounter and they will be hoping to make amends this time around.
The visitors have registered mixed results in their last five matches winning two, registered two draws and suffered one defeat in their last five matches and they will keen to produce more consistent results in starting from their upcoming encounter.
Argentina will be seeking inspiration from inform Barcelona marksman Lionel Messi to fire them past the visitors who will be seeking inspiration from Newcastle forward Salomon Rondon to fire them past their hosts.
Head to Head
Argentina has won one and two draws have been registered between the two sides in their last five matches.