The strongly tapered defending champions Brazil is started with a tired 0-0 against Venezuela in the Copa America in Argentina.
La Plata (SID) - defending champions Brazil is started with a tired 0-0 against Venezuela in the Copa America in Argentina. The strongly tapered "Selecao" certain in the stadium Ciudad La Plata while meeting, brought under the ball but not in the target. Previously, already rival Argentina to kick off does not have a 1-1 against Bolivia was gone.
Before 45,000 fans Venezuela withdrew with the Bundesliga pros Juan Arango (Monchengladbach) and Tomas Rincon (Hamburg) from the outset into their own half. Brazil was hardly a gap, the few chances remained unused. So, Alexandre Pato AC Milan from eleven metres met only the crossbar (27), later awarded also club-mate Robinho (38) from good position. Venezuela's best opportunity awarded Arango at a links shot from 14 meters (73.).
In the second game of Group B Paraguay and Ecuador faced after that. Brazil can win the Copa America in Argentina as first team for the third time in a row.