Under the captaincy of striker Lionel Messi, Argentina has announced a 26-member squad for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022. Forwards Angel Di Maria and Paulo Dybala are also included in the team along with Messi who is suffering from injury. Also, young player Julian Alvarez will visit Qatar. Argentina, the two-time title winner, has presented the title contender this time as well.
Group C includes Argentina, Saudi Arabia, Mexico and Poland. Argentina will play the first match on November 22 against Saudi Arabia.
Goalkeepers: Emiliano Martinez, Geronimo Rulli, Franco Armani
Defenders: Nahel Molina, Gonzalo Montiel, Cristian Romero, German Pezzella, Nicolas Otamendi, Lisandro Martinez, Marcus Acuna, Nicolas Tagliafico, Jan Foyth
Midfielders: Rodrigo de Paul, Leandro Paredes, Alexis McAllister, Guido Rodriguez, Alejandro Gomez, Enzo Fernandez, Ezequiel Palacios
Strikers: Lionel Messi, Angel Di Maria, Lautaro Martinez, Julian Alvarez, Nicolas Gonzalez, Joaquin Correa, Paulo Dybala