Soccer-Argentina held 0-0 by Colombia despite Messi cameo (Reuters)

By Rex Gowar BUENOS AIRES, June 7 (Reuters) – Lionel Messi played for the last half hour but could not help Argentina make the breakthrough against Colombia as the sides played out a 0-0 draw in an electric World Cup qualifier at the Monumental on Friday. Both sides were reduced to 10 men midway through the first half when Argentina striker Gonzalo Higuain and Colombia central defender Cristian Zapata were shown the red card for kicking out at each other. Argentina lead the South American group with 25 points, with Colombia second on 20. …

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