CONMEBOL World Cup qualifying news

Messi, Argentina settle for draw

June 7, 2013
By ESPNFC.com news services
Argentina remained atop the South American World Cup qualifying standings after drawing 0-0 against Colombia on Friday in Buenos Aires.

Argentina improved to 25 points in 12 matches and Colombia has 20 in 11 games, good for second place.

Lionel Messi entered the game as a 57th minute substitute after missing the final three weeks of Barcelona's season with an injured right hamstring muscle.

When Argentina did have the ball in the net following good work ...

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