Argentina 2014 World Cup Squad (Expected Line-up Preview)

by Sameer Arshad | Posted on Saturday, April 5th, 2014 | 0

Alejandro Sabella coach manager 2014 world cupArgentina Coach – Alejandro Sabella

Sabella had a few years in English football with Sheffield United and Leeds United, as a manager he won Argentina primera division with Estudiantes and took over the job of Argentina head coach in 2011. Under him Messi is scoring more goals and they play attractive football. Defence is a worry though.

Possible Starting Line-up of Argentina 2014 World Cup:

Argentina Expected Starting Lineup at 2014 FIFA World Cup

Possible Argentina Starting Line-up for 2014 WC

Star Players: Lionel Messi, Sergio Aguero & Di Maria

4 time ballon d’Or winner Lionel Messi is the main focal point, but every team will try to mark out messi which give other forwards a chance to take centre stage and thats where Sergio Aguero comes into play. Role of Angle Di Mari is massive for Argentina he offers something different and a surprise package if teams focus on containing Messi.

Young-gun to watch out for – Marcos Rojo

A big and strong central defender who many clubs will be watching is Marcos Rojo, at the age of just 23 he is a regular fixture in this Argetnina side currently playing for Sporting Lisbon.

Argentna 2014 World Cup Schedule:

  1. Argentina vs Bosnia-Hercegovina – (15 June)
  2. Argentina vs Iran – (21 June)
  3. Argentina vs Nigeria – (25 June)

Argentina Team Squad (Confirmed 23 Players List)

Here is the official 23 man squad for Argentina national team for 2014 world cup in Brazil.

1 Sergio Romero Monaco GK
2 Mariano Andujar Catania GK
3 Agustin Orion Boca Juniors GK
4 Pablo Zabaleta Manchester City Defender
5 Federico Fernandez Napoli Defender
6 Marcos Rojo Sporting Libson Defender
7 Ezequiel Garay Benfica Defender
8 Nicolas Otamendi  Atletico Mineiro Defender
9 Hugo Campagnaro  Inter Milan Defender
10 Jose Basanta Monterrey Defender
11 Maria Basanta Monterrey Midfielder
12 Javier Mascherano FC Barcelona Midfielder
13 Fernando Gago Boca Juniors Midfielder
14 Angel di Maria Real Madrid Midfielder
15 Ricardo Alvarez  Inter Milan Midfielder
16 Maxi Rodriguez Newell’s Old Boys Midfielder
17 Lucas Biglia Lazio Midfielder
18 Ezequiel Lavezzi PSG Midfielder
19 Enzo Perez Benfica Midfielder
20 Lionel Messi FC Barcelona Forward
21 Sergio Aguero Manchester City Forward
22 Gonzalo Higuain Napoli Forward
23 Rodrigo Palacio Inter Milan Forward


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