Schedule fixtures, team squad, matches jersey and HD wallpapers of Argentina Football team for 2018 FIFA World Cup on Footballwood. Team captain, results, next match also available. Argentina are two times Football World Champions who will play 21st edition in Russia. This is the 17th appearance of Argentina in FIFA World Cup and 12th consecutive qualification in this biggest Football competition. They qualified as third place winner in Round Robin of CONMEBOL qualifiers. On 10th October 2017, Argentina became one of 32 World Cup qualified teams of this competition. Let’s see further information about this national Football team.
What is the schedule of Argentina for 2018 FIFA World Cup?
Argentina is in Group D with Iceland, Croatia, and Nigeria. Iceland has qualified for FIFA World Cup for the first time. Argentina’s first game is against Iceland and it will be played on 16th June 2018. Their next game is scheduled against Croatia on 21 June and the last one is against Nigeria on 26 June.
|Argentina vs Iceland||16 June 2018||6:30 pm||1:00 pm||Otkrytiye Arena, Moscow|
|Argentina vs Croatia||21 June 2018||11:30 pm||6:00 pm||Nizhny Novgorod Stadium|
|Nigeria vs Argentina||26 June 2018||11:30 pm||6:00 pm||Krestovsky Stadium|
Argentina FIFA World Cup 2018 Team Squad Roster
Argentina’s head coach Sampaoli has announced his best 23 players for the finals of FIFA World Cup 2018. The hat-trick goal scorer in the final of the qualifier, Lionel Messi is the first choice of the coach. He is the only Barcelona player featured in the squad. Premier League winners Sergio Aguero and Nicolas Otamendi also included in the list. Manchester United’s Sergio Romero will be the main goalkeeper of the squad.
Serie A’s joint top scorer Icardi has been left out which is the biggest point to notice in the squad. Juventus duo Paulo Dybala and Gonzalo Higuain are also shortlisted. This could be due to the availability of the number of forwards in the current squad of Argentina National Football Team. Former Real Madrid and current Paris Saint Germain’s midfielder Angel di Maria is also listed in the squad with his PSG teammate Giovani Lo Celso. Have you seen the squad of Brazil for 2018 World Cup?
The South American almost failed to qualify for the 21st edition of FIFA World Cup but thanks to Lionel Messi’s unforgettable hat-trick that put the Argentines in the finals. Their naming rivals Spain has also announced the squad.
Sergio Romero was initially announced in the final squad but the goalkeeper picked up a serious injury that ruled him out of the squad. The confirmed 23-men team squad is
|Franco Armani||River Plate|
|Nicolas Otamendi||Manchester City|
|Marcos Rojo||Manchester United|
|Nicolas Taglafico||Ajax Amsterdam|
|Javier Mascherano||Hebei Fortune|
|Marcos Acuna||Sporting Lisbon|
|Lucas Biglia||AC Milan|
|Angel Di Maria||Paris Saint Germain|
|Lo Celso||Paris Saint Germain|
|Manuel Lanzini||West Ham|
|Cristian Pavon||Boca Juniors|
|Sergio Aguero||Manchester City|
Argentina Kit [Jersey] for FIFA World Cup 2018
On 6 November 2017, Adidas unveiled the home jersey of Argentina for the upcoming FIFA World Cup. A brilliant combination of White and Sky Blue has been made by the kit supplier Adidas. The all new jersey is inspired from the jersey of 1993 Copa America, the last major tournament won by Argentina.
Following previous designs, the home jersey is designed with vertical white and sky blue stripes from top to bottom. A major portion of the jersey is in white with three blue stripes on front and on its back. Crest of Argentina Football Association [AFA] is on left chest with two Golden stars representing two times World Champions. Trademark logo of Adidas is printed on the right chest in black.
Adidas three iconic stripes are on the shoulders in black colour adding more attractiveness to Argentina 2018 home jersey. Earlier, the stripes were moved on the sides of the jersey, but now these stripes are back on shoulders. The v-shape collar has been provided in white shade.
Black shorts and white socks complete the home kit of Argentina for 2018 FIFA World Cup. So what are your views about this new kit?
Argentina 2018 FIFA World Cup HD Wallpapers
Now, its time to have some high definition wallpapers of Argentina. You can use them on your computer desktop background or as your smartphone homescreen. The wallpapers are crafted especially for 2018 FIFA World Cup. Have a look!
That’s all about team squad, schedule, kits, and wallpapers of Argentina for the Football World Cup. They are one of the favourites to win the tournament. Last time, they finished at 2nd spot. Do you think they can add one more trophy this time? Keep in touch with us, we will add more info and wallpapers of Argentina. Till then see FIFA 2018 World Cup HD Wallpapers.