The Argentine men’s field hockey team, The Lions were beaten 5-2 on Monday by Australia, in his third presentation at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
The team led by Mariano Ronconi began winning thanks to a goal from Leandro Tolini from a penalty corner.
But then came the flurry of the oceanic, who with a double from Blake Govers and goals from Tom Wickham and Lachlan Sharp, turned it around and took a comfortable victory.
Maico Casella decorated the result for Argentina 6 minutes from time, for the final 5-2.
In that way The Lions accumulate a victory, this Sunday for 2-1 against Japan, a 1-1 draw against Spain and now this defeat.
Argentina will play again on Wednesday at 9:30 p.m.. It will be against India, the most winning team in the Olympic history. It will be a good opportunity to recover. It will be an unbeatable chance to also recover the best feelings for the great goal of getting back on a podium at the Games.
The selected one formed with Juan Manuel Vivaldi; Leandro Tolini, Pedro Ibarra, Nahuel Salis; Juan Martín López, Matías Rey, Lucas Rossi, Ignacio Ortiz; Lucas Vila, Nicolás Keenan and Nicolás Cicileo. Then Habif, Bugallo, Paz, Martínez and Casella entered.