Argentina team including Messi, Gonzalo Higuain has been dropped

by Toqui Tahmid | Posted on Sunday, August 14th, 2016 | 0

Argentina Football Association (AFA) announced 28-man squad for the World Cup qualifiers. Lionel Messi also called up into the team, who just come out from retirement. Gonzalo Higuain has been dropped from the squad.

World Cup qualifier, in next 1 September and 6 September, Argentina will play against Uruguay and Venezuela respectively. This 2 match will be the new mission for Argentine new coach Edgardo Bauza.

Meanwhile, in the last three years, Argentina could not win a single title out of 3 international football tournaments finals. Where all the blame on the Higuain. He missed goals in all 3 finals. . For that reason, the team coach announced Argentina squad without him. Lucas Alario and Lucas Pratto called up instant of Higuain. Angle Corea also return. Mascherano is also included.

Argentina is in third place in the points table of Russia World Cup qualifier at the end of the first six rounds, with three wins, two draws and a loss of 11 points.


Argentina teams

Goalkeepers: Sergio Romero, Mariano Andujar, Nahuel Guzman.


Defender: Facundo Roncaglia, Mateo Musacchio, Ramiro Funes Mori, Emmanuel Mas, Marcos Rojo, Martin Demichelis, Pablo Zabaleta, Gabriel Mercado, Nicolas Otamendi.


Midfielders: Matias Kranevitter, Javier Mascherano, Lucas Biglia, Augusto Fernandez, Ever Banega, Javier Pastoret, Erik Lamela, Nicholas Sung, Angel Di Maria.


Forward: Lionel Messi, Angel Correa, Lucas Pratto, Sergio Aguero, Paulo Dybala and Lucas Alario.




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