Debutant Angel Correa also found the net late on for Tata Martino’s side, who cruised to victory in Houston
Doubles from Sergio Aguero, Lionel Messi and Ezequiel Lavezzi, along with a debut goal from Angel Correa, handed Argentina a 7-0 victory over Bolivia in Houston on Saturday.
Lavezzi opened the scoring in the sixth minute as he latched on to Aguero’s through ball and drilled his effort low past Daniel Vaca.
Argentina continued to dominate but had to wait until the 33rd minute for their second as Juventus midfielder Roberto Pereyra played a neat ball into the path of Aguero and the Manchester City striker neatly lofted his strike over Vaca.
Aguero and Lavezzi combined once again for Argentina’s third as the City forward weighted the ball into the path of the Paris Saint-Germain striker, who swept his shot under Vaca.