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Copa America: Argentina, Messi and company show their skills 

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1.70K   //    12 Jun 2019, 15:58 IST

Argentina trained in Salvador on Tuesday ahead of their Copa America opener against Colombia.

The Albiceleste, who arrived at Brazil last Sunday, are hoping to win their 15th Copa America title.

Argentina will play in Group B alongside Colombia, Paraguay and Qatar.

Lionel Scaloni's team will play their first game against Colombia in Salvador on Saturday (15th June), then will face Paraguay in Belo Horizonte next Wednesday (19th June), and will play against Qatar in Porto Alegre on June 23rd.

Last time Colombia defeated Argentina it was in 2007 when both teams were playing in the 2010 World Cup South American qualifiers.

Since then, Argentina has won four out of eight last encounters.

Argentina finished as runners-up in their previous two Copa Americas, losing in both occasions against Chile.

The last time Argentina won Copa America it was in 1993 when they beat Mexico 2-1 in the final.

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