Angel Di Maria Returns To Argentina Squad For World Cup Qualifiers

Angel Di Maria Returns To Argentina Squad For World Cup Qualifiers


Paris Saint-Germain winger Angel Di Maria has been recalled to the Argentina squad introduced by coach Lionel Scaloni on Friday forward of World Cup qualifiers towards Paraguay and Peru. The 32-year-old has not performed for his nation for the reason that 2019 Copa America. He’s amongst 25 foreign-based gamers chosen by Scaloni for the matches towards Paraguay, in Buenos Aires on November 12, and Peru in Lima on November 17.

Alongside bitter rivals Brazil, Argentina are the one aspect in South American qualifying to have began with two straight victories, having defeated Ecuador (1-0) and Bolivia (2-1) final month.

Udinese midfielder Roberto Pereyra, defender Walter Kannemann of Brazilians Gremio, Porto goalkeeper Agustin Marchesin and Stuttgart ahead Nicolas Gonzalez have additionally been added to the record of gamers referred to as up final month.

Manchester Metropolis ahead Sergio Aguero, and defenders German Pezzella and Juan Foyth miss out by damage.

Scaloni is because of add some locally-based gamers to his squad over the weekend with goalkeepers Franco Armani and Esteban Andrada, full-back Gonzalo Montiel and winger Eduardo Salvio anticipated to be referred to as up.


Goalkeepers: Emiliano Martinez (Aston Villa/ENG), Agustin Marchesin (Porto/POR)

Defenders: Nehuen Perez (Granada/ESP), Nicolas Otamendi (Benfica/POR), Facundo Medina (Lens/FRA), Lucas Martinez Quarta (Fiorentina/ITA), Nicolas Tagliafico (Ajax/NED), Walter Kannemann (Gremio/BRA)


Midfielders: Rodrigo De Paul (Udinese/ITA), Marcos Acuna (Sevilla/ESP), Roberto Pereyra (Udinese/ITA), Nicolas Dominguez (Bologna/ITA), Alejandro Gomez (Atalanta/ITA), Angel Di Maria (Paris Saint-Germain/FRA), Lucas Ocampos (Sevilla/ESP), Leandro Paredes (Paris Saint-Germain/FRA), Exequiel Palacios (Bayer Leverkusen/GER), Giovani Lo Celso (Tottenham/ENG), Guido Rodriguez (Actual Betis/ESP)

Forwards: Lionel Messi (Barcelona/ESP), Lucas Alario (Bayer Leverkusen/GER), Nicolas Gonzalez (Stuttgart/GER), Paulo Dybala (Juventus/ITA), Joaquin Correa (Lazio/ITA), Lautaro Martinez (Inter Milan/ITA)

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