Argentina needed one half to beat Venezuela
The Argentinians were at it straight from the mark, captain Mariano Morana made his intensions clear by scoring in the second minute. Before the first half was over his hattrick was there.
With leading 6-0 after 30 minutes the match was effectively over. Both teams managed to score, Venezuela getting their first goal of the competition as well. Argentina are now second in the pool after the first day of play in Lima.