Argentina National Football Team
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Argentina’s national football team is the men’s football team Argentina National that has won the FIFA World Cup 2 times, FIFA Confederations Cup 1 time, and Copa América winning it 15 times which is the second-highest times or equal to Uruguay has ever won these two countries.
The team is governed by the Argentina Football Confederation. Daniel Passarella is a World Cup-winning captain both times and Lionel Messi is one of the most successful players (with 79 goals in 153 Caps) in the history of Argentina with international competitions and Friendly matches.
It comes under the CONMEBOL Confederation of the South American continent. Argentina has the best overall performance in Copa America history with 15 final wins, 14 Runners-up, 4 third-time, and 2-time fourth place in 46 tournaments.
The Argentine Olympic team won the Olympic football tournaments in Athens in 2004 and Beijing in 2008. There is Estadio Monumental Antonio Vespucio Liberti is the official home ground in various venues.
Lionel Messi led Argentina to their most recent victory in the Copa América in 2021. Argentina is presently equal with Uruguay for the most Copa América victories with 15.
Argentina made history they won the 2022 Qatar FIFA World Cup final trophy and the dream of Lionel Messi to win a world Cup has been completed.
Lionel Scaloni is the current captain of the Argentine football team. Javier Mascherano is the most caps player for the national team with 147 caps and 3 goals, Javier Zanetti(143 Caps with 4 Goals) and Lionel Messi (128 caps with 65 goals) in the second and third position in the sequence.
Lionel Messi, Diego Maradona, Alfredo di Stefano, Daniel Passarella, Gabriel Batistuta, Jose Manuel Moreno, and Sergio Agüero are some of the famous soccer players from the Nation. Messi, who played Barcelona as one of the best players in football history and was the first-choice footballer all-time with Ronaldo. He won the trophy in the 5 D’Or d’Or Award 5-time share with Ronaldo.
The team’s first international World cup Appearance match was in 1930 and the first international match was played against Uruguay on 16 May 1901.
Argentine National Football Team Squad Players
Here is the Argentina National team’s current squad which was selected for upcoming matches. Player details are provided on all current squad and their position.
|14||Ángel Di María||Midfielder|
|16||Giovani Lo Celso||Midfielder|
|19||Rodrigo De Paul||Midfielder|
|Argentina Football Team Information|
|FIFA Current Ranking||11 (19 March 2019)[|
|Top Score||Lionel Messi (65)|
|Appearance||World Cup– 41 (first in 1916)
Best Results- Won(1978 and 1986)
European Championship– 26 times out of 29
South American Championship- 26 times out of 29
Best Results-Won 12 Titles(1921, 1925, 1927, 1929, 1937, 1941, 1945, 1946,[note 5] 1947, 1955, 1957, 1959)
Copa América– 15 times out of 16
Olympics record– 8 times out of 19
Best Results- 2 Gold Medals and 2 Silver Medals
Current Football Squad:
Argentina Football Team –
|Goalkeeper||Geronimo Rulli, Juan Musso, Augustin Rossi.|
|Defenders||Lucas Martinez Quarta, Lisandro Martinez, Gonzalo Montiel, German Pezzella, Marcos Acuna, Nahuel Molina, Nicolas Otamendi|
|Midfielders||Leandro Paredes, Rodrigo De Paul, Angel Correa, Angel Correa, Angel Di Maria, Exequiel Palacios, Alejandro Gomez, Guido Rodriguez.|
|Forwards||Lionel Messi, Nicolas Gonzalez, Joaquin Correa, Julian Alvarez, Paulo Dybala, Lautaro Martinez.|
Argentina 2022 FIFA World Cup Squad
Argentina Football Team –
|Goalkeeper||Franco Armani, Geronimo Rulli, Emiliano Martinez|
|Defenders||Nahuel Molina, Gonzalo Montiel, German Pezzella, Nicolas Otamendi, Cristian Romero, Lisandro Martinez, Nocolas Tagliafico, Marcos Acuna, Juan Foyth.|
|Midfielders||Guido Rodriguez, Rodrigo De Paul, Exequiel Palacios, Alexis Mac Allister, Enzo Fernandez, Alejandro Gomez, Leandro Paredes.|
|Forwards||Lionel Messi, Nicolas Gonzalez, Lautaro Martinez, Paulo Dybala, Julian Alvarez, Joaquin Correa, Angel Di Maria.|
Argentina 2022 FIFA World Cup matches:-
|1.||Argentina||1-2||Saudi Arabia||22th Nov|