Venezuela vs Colombia: The two bigger teams of South America Colombia to take on Venezuela in the World Cup Qualifying CONMEBOL today. The game will kick-off at Thursday, August 31, 2017, at 2:00 PM Pacific. The venue of the Venezuela vs Colombia match is at Estadio Polideportivo de Pueblo Nuevo. In the standing table of World Cup Qualifying CONMEBOL, Colombia is in the second place whereas the team Venezuela is in the 10th place.
In the last 14 matches of Colombia, they have won seven matches, lost four matches and the remaining three matches ended in a draw and positioned second in the table with 24 points. The team Venezuela has played about 14 matches in which they have won only one match, lost 10 matches and the other three matches ended in a draw and positioned last in the table with 6 points.
Venezuela vs Colombia Team News
Venezuela is the team which is not good in the form. Colombia is performing well in this World Cup Qualifier. The experienced player Alejandro Guerra of Venezuela has got retired from the International Football. Now the team Venezuela has five young teenagers and hoping for the victory with them. In the team Colombia, Stefan Medina is not on the team due to injury and the player Carlos Bacca has been left out of the squad. The only star attraction player of the team Colombia is James Rodríguez.
Venezuela vs Colombia Match Preview
In the last five matches of Venezuela, they have lost two matches and the other three matches ended in a draw. In the last five matches of Colombia, they have won three matches, lost one match and the other match ended in a draw.
In the last five head to head records between these two teams in World Cup Qualifying – CONMEBOL and International Friendly, two matches won by Colombia, two matches won by Venezuela and the other match ended in a draw. Hence it is sure that the team Colombia will win today’s match against Venezuela.
Venezuela vs Colombia Live Streaming
- Colombia: Caracol Play, TyC Sports Internacional, Caracol TV
- Venezuela: TyC Sports Internacional, Meridiano Television, Venevision
- The match is also live streamed at beIN Sport CONNECT and Sony Ten.
Venezuela vs Colombia Playing XI
Venezuela Playing XI: 1Wuilker Fariñez, 3Mikel Villanueva, 13John Chancellor, 20Rolf Feltscher, 18Víctor García, 7Darwin Machis, 14Yangel Herrera, 8Tomás Rincón, 23Salomón Rondón, 17Josef Martinez, 9Sergio Córdova
Colombia Playing XI: 1David Ospina, 3Oscar Murillo, 2Cristián Zapata, 18Frank Fabra, 4Santiago Arias, 7Edwin Cardona, 6Carlos Sánchez, 5Wilmar Barrios, 9Radamel Falcao, 17Yimmi Chará, 11Juan Cuadrado