Argentina is one of the most successful Football team of the World from South America confederation. Today we are going to discuss Argentina 2018 team squad, fixtures, live streaming info, kits, wallpapers, and their World Cup record in previous editions. They are two times World Cup Champions and are one of the favorites to win the title in Russia this year. The Argentina National Football team is controlled by Argentine Football Association which is the governing body of Football in the nation. Being Vice champions, they’ll compete in Russia. Lionel Messi is the team captain who is also the all-time top goalscorer of Argentina. They played the first ever International match against Uruguay on 16th May 1901 and since then they have qualified for 17 World Cup editions.
Argentina 2018 FIFA World Cup Team Squad
Head coach Jorge Sampaoli has named the 23 players who will fly to Russia for the finals of FIFA World Cup 2018. The Vice Champions were about to miss the World Cup but their savior Lionel Messi did the unimaginable. His solo performance in the last qualifier will be remembered for years and why not as Argentina is playing World Cup because of his hat-trick. Team squad of Spain for 2018 World Cup has been announced. So you should check it also.
The World Cup 2018 team squad of Argentina is without Mauro Icardi. The joint top goalscorer of Serie A was left out by the head coach of Argentina. Sampaoli named just four strikers who are Lionel Messi, Sergio Aguero, Paulo Dybala, and Gonzalo Higuain. When the coach was asked about Icardi’s exclusion, he said
I decided on Cristian Ansaldi because he is a full back who can play on both sides of the field. The squad is one that attacks with the ball, that plays the game, that goes looking for a result. I think that Argentina have great potential with lads who really know what to do with the ball.
Goalkeepers: Sergio Romero (Manchester United), Nahuel Guzman (Tigres Monterrey), Wilfredo Caballero (Chelsea).
Defenders: Gabriel Mercado (Sevilla), Federico Fazio (Roma), Nicolas Otamendi (Manchester City), German Pezzella (Fiorentina), Ramiro Funes Mori (Everton), Marcos Rojo (Manchester United), Nicolas Taglafico (Ajax), Javier Mascherano (Hebei Fortune), Marcos Acuna (Sporting Lisbon), Eduardo Salvio (Benfica), Cristian Ansaldi (Torino).
Midfielders: Ever Banega, Guido Pizarro (both Sevilla), Lucas Biglia (AC Milan), Leandro Paredes (Zenit St Petersburg), Angel Di María, Giovani Lo Celso (both Paris St-Germain), Enzo Perez (River Plate), Manuel Lanzini (West Ham), Pablo Perez, Cristian Pavon (both Boca Juniors), Maximiliano Meza (Independiente), Ricardo Centurion (Racing), Rodrigo Battaglia (Sporting Lisbon).
Forwards: Lionel Messi (Barcelona), Gonzalo Higuain, Paulo Dybala (both Juventus), Mauro Icardi (Inter Milan), Sergio Aguero (Manchester City), Diego Perotti (Roma), Lautaro Martinez (Racing).
Check squad of Brazil.
Argentina 2018 FIFA World Cup Schedule Fixtures
Two times World Champions are in Group D of 2018 Football World Cup. This group is consists of a debut team in the form of Iceland. Yes, Iceland will play the first-ever FIFA World Cup game against none other than Argentina. Iceland shocked everyone two years ago with their remarkable performance in France. So Argentina needs to be very careful against Iceland against whom they’ll start the World Cup campaign. Check out the complete schedule.
|Argentina vs Iceland stream||16 June 2018||1:00 pm||Otkrytiye Arena, Moscow|
|Argentina vs Croatia||21 June 2018||6:00 pm||Nizhny Novgorod Stadium|
|Nigeria vs Argentina||26 June 2018||6:00 pm||Krestovsky Stadium|
How to watch Argentina 2018 FIFA World Cup matches?
To watch live streaming of Argentina matches of 2018 Football World Cup, you just need to follow some simple steps which are given below:
- Click on this link [will be provided later].
- Clicking on the link will take you to another webpage where live streaming is available.
- The new page may ask you for registration. Just complete few steps and enjoy your watching.
Note: Live streaming link will be provided 30 minutes before the kick-off.
Argentina 2018 Jersey for 2018 FIFA World Cup
All new jersey of Argentina for 2018 Football World Cup is nothing but a perfect combination of white and sky blue home colors. Kit supplier Adidas has introduced a stunning home and away jersey for Argentina players who will be seen in brand new kit throughout the competition. Taking inspirations from Argentina 1993 kit, this new kit is reformed with new technology and applications.
The home jersey of Argentina for FIFA World Cup 2018 is in white with sky blue stripes at the front. This time, the blue shades are made in lighter look just like Adidas used in 1993 jersey. Three stripes of Adidas are available on both shoulders in black appearance. Argentina’s crest is on left chest whereas Adidas trademark logo is on the right chest in black appearance.
See also: 23 players of Germany for 2018 FWC
Shorts are making the kit more attractive. The home shorts are in black color with white stripes on both sides of the shorts. Do you like this new jersey of Argentina?
Argentina 2018 FIFA World Cup HD Wallpapers
Do you want to decorate your desktop or mobile background with some high-resolution wallpapers of Argentina Football team? You first need to download them to your system. FIFA World Cup 2018 live stream presents you free Argentina wallpapers for your system’s background. Download and share them with other fans.
Argentina missed the FIFA World Cup trophy in the final against Germany during the last edition four years ago. This makes them more aggressive and they are going to make it more competitive. They have one of the best players with a new tactical manager. What do you think how far will Argentina go this time?