Argentina beat Switzerland 1-0 to reach quarters

SAO PAULO: Argentina defeated Switzerland 1-0 in second half of extra time in a hard-fought knock-out match here on Tuesday.

The only goal was scored in the 118th minute by Angel di Maria to take Argentina to the stage of quarter-finals in the Football World Cup 2014.

The last match in the pre-quarters will be played between Belgium and the United States of America (USA) late night.