Argentina lure Colombia into the South American qualifiers for the World Cup

Argentina lure Colombia into the South American qualifiers for the World Cup

Argentina will draw against Colombia at 1:30 in the morning at the Mario Alberto Kempes stadium in the 16th round of the Latin American qualifiers for the 2022 World Cup Qatar.

Argentina qualified for the World Cup finals from the last round after finishing second behind leaders Brazil.

Argentina raised its score to 32 points in second place after winning the last match against Chile, with 4 points, collected from winning in 9 matches, and drawing in 5 matches without losing.

Two places remain for direct qualification in the South American qualifiers, in addition to a ticket for the playoffs, where the first 4 teams qualify directly, and the fifth goes to the international playoffs.

Argentina loses 4 players against Colombia in today’s match, and they are Leandro Paredes, Rodrigo de Paul, Nicolas Otamendi and Nicolas Tagliafico due to the accumulation of yellow cards.

Meanwhile, the Tango team will restore its coach, Lionel Scaloni, who was absent from the Argentina match against Chile at dawn last Friday, which ended with the first victory 2-1 in the 15th round of the South American qualifiers for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.

Lucas Ocampos, Maximiliano Mesa and Rodriguez also returned to the Argentine national team’s training after a negative test for the Corona virus as well.

The Argentine legend, Lionel Messi, who was excluded from the current list and called up for the upcoming match, is absent from the Argentina match.

Lionel Messi, the Tango striker, participated with his country this season in the World Cup qualifiers, in 14 matches, during which he scored 6 goals.

In all, the legend Lionel Messi has played with the Argentina national team in all tournaments 159 matches throughout his history, during which he scored 80 goals and assisted 47 goals.

Argentina has 4 matches left in the qualifiers for the 2022 World Cup, against Chile, Ecuador, Venezuela and Colombia.

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