Argentina and Mexico were teams who occupied bottom places in groups C and D respectively, of men’s youth world championship in Tbilisi, Georgia. Now they participate in the placement tournament for bottom teams of the group stage. Argentina who will be remembered first of all because of their noisy fans, were in lead during the first half -15:9. Unfortunately, on the 27th minute, Left Back of Mexican team Francisc Pesqueira Apodaca was injured. He received medical assistance and had to leave the game.
The result of the match was 32:20, in favor of Argentina.
The best players of Albiceleste was Tomas Valentin Canete (LB) and the best of Mexico was Luis Fernando Ortis Leon (RB).
Tomorrow Argentina will play Bahrain for the 21st place and the winner of Mexico and Algeria will occupy the twenty third place.
JULIO RAUL CAMARILLO ALDERETE (Head coach of Mexico): I rate this game good. Argentina is a very good team.
MARTIN ARAKAKI (Right Wing of Argentina): It was a good game for us, because we won. We played well defensively and managed fast breaks. We didn’t conceded many goals.