The Group-B of Brazil’s 2019 Copa America is containing some top class teams which can make it into the quarterfinals of premium South American football championship. Argentina, Paraguay, Colombia and Qatar are the countries in group-b and it will be interesting to see which two teams will qualify directly for knockout stage meanwhile third place may get chance to be in the quarter-finals.
Group B Teams
Group B Fixtures
15 June (19:00 local time): Argentina v Colombia, Salvador
16 June (16:00 local time): Paraguay v Qatar, Rio de Janeiro
19 June (18:30 local time): Colombia v Qatar, Sao Paulo
19 June (21:30 local time): Argentina v Paraguay, Belo Horizonte
23 June (16:00 local time): Qatar v Argentina, Porto Alegre
23 June (16:00 local time): Colombia v Paraguay, Salvador
Check more: Full schedule of 2019 Copa America
Group-B, one of the most exciting groups of this year’s Copa America. The fact is all 4 teams in the pool are capable of qualifying for the knockout stage. Argentina will definitely be favorites to win the group as they have won Copa America trophy many times and will be desperate to win this time as well. And if it happens, it will be a fantastic outcome for legendary footballer Lionel Messi who just returned to the national side.
Argentina won Copa America last time in 1993 and it’s been so long since they’ve become champions. On the other side, Colombia who just won only title in 2001 will be up beat to play good soccer in Brazil to get themselves chance of making into quarterfinals. But not an easy task for them as Qatar and Paraguay are not light sides which will loose the match easily.
Qatar, 2022 world cup host is in good form and they have won AFC Asian Cup recently by defeating Japan in the final of 2019 championship in UAE.
All four teams in the second group of 46th Copa America edition are capable of beating each other on their day and it’s a group of death. As per Sports Mirchi predictions, Argentina and Colombia will be favorites to enter in the quarter-final meanwhile Qatar has got chance to secured third place in the group and fight for knockout place with other groups teams.
What are your thoughts on this group-B of Copa America 2019? Which two teams you think will qualify for quarterfinals?