Argentina gear up for friendly against Guatemala

Los Angeles: After their disappointing performance in the 2018 World Cup and with an interim coach in charge, Argentina will begin their renewal in Southern California in a friendly against Guatemala.Coach Lionel Scaloni will present a lineup on Friday that includes many young and inexperienced players with whom he hopes to shape the future national team, reports Efe news.The injuries that several players have suffered will also affect the lineup: Lautaro Martinez, one of Argentina’s young promises, will stay on the bench, while it is not yet sure if Mauro Icardi will be able to play.One of the players who will take advantage of this situation is Giovanni Simeone, son of Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone, who is likely to play as center forward, since Paulo Dybala was late for practice in Los Angeles.As for the goalkeeper, Sergio Romero has not been feeling 100 percent, which means that his place will likely be taken by Geronimo Rulli.Only nine of the players Scaloni called up for t
Continue reading “Argentina gear up for friendly against Guatemala”

Icardi Hoping To Feature In Argentina Friendly Next Week

Mauro Icardi remains hopeful of playing in Argentina’s friendly match against Colombia on Tuesday but is not certain of recovering from his injury in time. Icardi has already been ruled out of the Albiceleste’s clash with Guatemala on Friday evening, following the muscular problem he sustained before Inter’s win over Bologna last weekend, and confusion […]
The post Icardi Hoping To Feature In Argentina Friendly Next Week appeared first on Sempreinter.
Continue reading “Icardi Hoping To Feature In Argentina Friendly Next Week”

Why is Javier Mascherano not playing for Argentina against Guatemala?

ARGENTINA interim coach Lionel Scaloni is expected to try out some new tactics for the two upcoming friendlies. But he will be without the likes of Javier Mascherano and Lionel Messi for the matches against Guatemala and Colombia. Why is Javier Mascherano not playing? Mascherano retired from international football after Argentina crashed out of the […]
Continue reading “Why is Javier Mascherano not playing for Argentina against Guatemala?”

Walter KANNEMAN, Rodrigo BATTAGLIA, Juan FOYTH and more to Argentina team

Several more names are being rumored to get called to the Argentina team next month. Defender Walter KANNEMAN of Gremio is expected to make the Argentina squad for next month’s friendly matches against Guatemala and Colombia. The Brazilian based center back has been in excellent form for some time and this would be his first…
Continue reading “Walter KANNEMAN, Rodrigo BATTAGLIA, Juan FOYTH and more to Argentina team”