Argentina - South Africa 2:0

25 MAY 1998, Friendly


1:0 Gabriel Batistuta 50'

2:0 Ariel Ortega 89'

Argentina (Daniel Passarella)

German Burgos, Pablo Paz, Roberto Ayala, Roberto Sensini, Matias Almeyda, Diego Simeone, Juan Sebastian Veron, Javier Zanetti, Gabriel Batistuta, Claudio Lopez, Ariel Ortega

South Africa (Philippe Trousier)

Hans Vonk, Willem Jackson (68' Themba Mnguni), David Nyathi, Mark Fish, Lucas Radebe, Quinton Fortune, Helman Mkhalele, John Moshoeu, Brendan Augustine (77' Delron Buckley), Phil Masinga, Benni McCarthy


Juan Sebastian Veron (Y), Claudio Lopez (Y), David Nyathi (Y), Quinton Fortune (Y), Phil Masinga (Y), Benni McCarthy (Y), Helman Mkhalele 72' (R)


River Plate, Buenos Aires

See also

All matches in 1998

All matches against South Africa

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