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Argentina
2018 WORLD CUP - NATIONAL FOOTBALL TEAM - 06/2018


Coach: Jorge Sampaoli
Captain: Lionel Messi

 

No.: 1
Nahuel Guzmán

Goalkeeper

Date of birth: 10 February 1986
Caps: 6
Club:  UANL


No.: 2
Gabriel Mercado

Defender

Date of birth: 18 March 1987 
Caps: 20
Club: Sevilla


No.: 3
Nicolás Tagliafico

Defender

Date of birth: 31 August 1992
Caps: 4
Club: Ajax


No.: 4
Cristian Ansaldi

Defender

Date of birth: 20 September 1986
Caps: 5
Club: Torino


No.: 5
Lucas Biglia

Midfield

Date of birth: 30 January 1986 
Caps: 57
Club: Milan


No.: 6
Federico Fazio

Defender

Date of birth: 17 March 1987
Caps: 9
Club: Roma


No.: 7
Éver Banega

Midfield

Date of birth: 29 June 1988 Caps: 62
Club:  Sevilla


No.: 8
Marcos Acuña

Defender

Date of birth: 28 October 1991
Caps: 10
Club: Sporting CP


No.: 9
Gonzalo Higuaín

Forward

Date of birth: 10 December 1987
Caps: 71
Club: Juventus


No.: 10
Lionel Messi (captain)

Forward

Date of birth: 24 June 1987 
Caps: 124
Club: Barcelona


No.: 11
Ángel Di María

Midfield

Date of birth: 14 February 1988 
Caps: 94
Club: Paris Saint-Germain


No.: 12
Franco Armani

Goalkeeper

Date of birth: 16 October 1986 
Caps: 0
Club: River Plate


No.: 13
Maximiliano Meza

Midfield

Date of birth: 15 December 1992 
Caps: 2
Club:  Independiente


No.: 14
Javier Mascherano

Defender

Date of birth: 8 June 1984
Caps: 143
Club: Hebei China Fortune


No.: 15
Enzo Pérez

Midfield

Date of birth: 22 February 1986 
Caps: 23
Club: River Plate


No.: 16
Marcos Rojo

Defender

Date of birth: 20 March 1990
Caps: 56
Club: Manchester United


No.: 17
Nicolás Otamendi

Defender

Date of birth: 12 February 1988
Caps: 54
Club: Manchester City


No.: 18
Eduardo Salvio

Defender

Date of birth: 13 July 1990
Caps: 9
Club: Benfica


No.: 19
Sergio Agüero

Forward

Date of birth: 2 June 1988
Caps: 85
Club: Manchester City


No.: 20
Giovani Lo Celso

Midfield

Date of birth: 9 April 1996 
Caps: 5
Club: Paris Saint-Germain


No.: 21
Paulo Dybala

Forward

Date of birth: 15 November 1993 
Caps: 12
Club: Juventus


No.: 22
Cristian Pavón

Midfield

Date of birth: 21 January 1996 
Caps: 5
Club: Boca Juniors


No.: 23
Willy Caballero

Goalkeeper

Date of birth: 28 September 1981 
Caps: 3
Club: Chelsea

 

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Argentina
2014 WORLD CUP - NATIONAL FOOTBALL TEAM - 06/2014


Goalkeepers: 

Sergio Romero 
(Sampdoria)

Mariano Andujar 
(Catania)

Agustin Orion 
(Boca Juniors)


Defenders: 

Pablo Zabaleta 
(Manchester City)

Federico Fernandez 
(Napoli)

Ezequiel Garay 
(Benfica)

Marcos Rojo 
(Sporting Lisbon)

Hugo Campagnaro 
(Inter Milan)

Martin Demichelis 
(Manchester City)

Jose Basanta 
(Monterrey)


Midfielders: 

Javier Mascherano 
(Barcelona)

Fernando Gago 
(Boca Juniors)

Lucas Biglia 
(Lazio)

Ricardo Alvarez 
(Inter Milan)

Augusto Fernandez 
(Celta Vigo)

Angel Di Maria 
(Real Madrid)

Maxi Rodriguez 
(Newell's Old Boys)

Enzo Perez 
(Benfica)


Forwards: 

Lionel Messi 
(Barcelona)

Gonzalo Higuain 
(Napoli)

Sergio Aguero 
(Manchester City)

Rodrigo Palacio 
(Inter Milan)

Ezequiel Lavezzi 
(Paris St-Germain)