The squad will face their last two friendlies of the year against Mexico: on Friday they will meet in the stadium Mario Alberto Kempes of Córdoba and on Tuesday the 20th they will do it in the Malvinas Argentinas of Mendoza. The coach summoned two new players who will have their absolute debut with the Albiceleste.
They are the goalkeeper of Tottenham, Paulo Gazzanigaand Velez midfielder Gastón Giménez.
Gazzaniga is from Murphy, Santa Fe, and is 26 years old. His first steps in football were on the European continent, where he made his English debut in Gillingham, before making the leap to Southampton. In the 2016/2017 season, he played on loan from Spain's Rayo Vallecano and spent the last two years in Tottenham by Mauricio Pochettino.
The close relationship between Lionel Scaloni and Spurs It is not a minor fact because of its connection to Argentina. It is worth mentioning that his team-mates, Juan Foyth and Erik Lamela, will also be available for the next FIFA date.
For his part, Giménez is a little better known for wearing several football shirts at home. The 27 year old midfielder, who has the highest quality of his coach and is going through a great moment o Vélez by Gabriel Heinze, began in promotion with Admiral Brown. After a step in 2014 by Atletico Tucumán, he became a key player for Godoy Cruz, whom he used trampoline to get to Estudiantes de la Plata.
The formoseño, who met Heinze during his brief stay in the Tomba, was requested and arrived as reinforcer to the Liniers for this season. With his candid career, he will have the opportunity of his life in the National Team.
Renzo Saravia (grade 2 lesion in the left shoulder joint) and midfielders Matías Zaracho (right knee sprain) and Rodrigo Battaglia (ruptured cruciate ligaments in the right knee) fell in the last round.