Argentina vs Canada Player Ratings

Argentina 2-0 Canada: Player ratings as holders reached finals after Alvarez and Messi strikes

Argentina reached the finals of the 2024 Copa America after beating Canada 2-0 in the last four. Julian Alvarez and Lionel Messi struck apiece to send them through and will face either Uruguay or Colombia on Sunday. Here are the player ratings for both sides.

Argentina National Team Player Ratings vs Canada


Emiliano Martinez
Emiliano Martinez (Getty Images)

Emiliano Martinez – 7/10: Didn’t face any real threat from Canada; another clean sheet to his name too


Lisandro Martinez
Lisandro Martinez (Getty Images)

Gonzalo Montiel – 7/10: Excellent positional awareness and reading ability

Cristian Romero – 7/10: Strong, athletic and industrious to keep Argentina’s defense from getting breached

Lisandro Martinez – 6/10: Couldn’t get involved quite like his centre-back partner although Canada rarely threatened

Nicolas Tagliafico – 5.5/10: Misplaced a few passes and didn’t come up trumps going forward either


Alexis Mac Allister
Alexis Mac Allister (Getty Images)

Angel Di Maria – 7/10: Sloppy on the ball but created a few chances

Rodrigo De Paul – 7.5/10: Created the chance for Alvarez which the striker buried

Enzo Fernandez – 7.5/10: Set Messi up for their second goal

Alexis Mac Allister – 6/10: Not quite effective enough


Lionel Messi
Lionel Messi (Getty Images)

Lionel Messi – 8/10: Ended his goal-drought by netting in the second half

Julian Alvarez – 8/10: Took his chance well to put the holders in front


Nicolas Otamendi – 6.5/10

Nahuel Molina – 6/10

Nicolas Gonzalez – 6.5/10

Exequiel Palacios – 6/10

Lautaro Martinez – 6.5/10


Lionel Scaloni – 7.5/10

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Canada National Team Player Ratings vs Argentina


Maxime Crepeau
Maxime Crepeau (Getty Images)

Maxime Crepeau – 6/10: Had no chance with either of Argentina’s goals


Alphonso Davies
Alphonso Davies (Getty Images)

Alistair Johnston – 6.5/10: Was no match to Argentina’s stellar forwards

Moise Bombito – 5.5/10: Too hesitant to throw himself in the way of the attackers

Derek Cornelius – 4/10: Not a single clearance or block to show for his efforts; poor positional awareness at times too

Alphonso Davies – 5/10: No real impact at either ends of the field today; a big disappointment for Canada


Richie Laryea – 6/10: Went off in the 55th minute after a no-show; had completed only seven passes until then

Ismael Kone – 7.5/10: Fought hard for the ball and came up trumps many times

Stephen Eustaquio – 6/10: Struggled to impose himself against Argentina’s marauding midfielders

Jacob Shaffelburg – 5/10: Sloppy on the ball and misplaced a few passes too


Jonathan David
Jonathan David (Getty Images)

Jonathan David – 6/10: Lacked his usual bite.

Cyle Larin – 7/10: Showed a lot of courage going at Argentina’s stellar defense and created a few chances too.


Ali Ahmed – 7/10

Liam Miller – 6.5/10

Tani Oluwaseyi – 6/10

Jonathan Osorio – 7/10

Mathieu Choiniere – 6.5/10


Jesse Marsch – 7/10

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