As has been happening in recent times, Lionel Messi shares the intimacy of the National Team through the networks social. In the run-up to the match against Paraguay, for a new date for the South American Qualifiers heading to the Qatar 2022 World Cup, The flea posted three photos in your account Instagram and provoked sympathetic reactions from his peers.
In the first photo that Messi published on his profile They are surrounded by Rodrigo De Paul, Leandro Paredes, Giovani Lo Celso, Ángel Di María, Papu Gómez and Nicolás Otamendi. The image seems to have been taken at the entrance of the property that the AFA owns in Ezeiza and where the team led by Lionel Scaloni has been working since Monday for tomorrow’s duel in Asunción.
The Argentine captain then uploaded three stories where total harmony in the group is observed. This was reflected with the different reactions from various of his peers in the Argentine national team. Di María, Paredes, Lo Jealousy, Papu Gómez and De Paul showed different emojis to illustrate the moment they are going through in the combined albiceleste.
Although close to midnight, Messi surprised with a selfie that he published in his stories. In it he is seen lying on his bed with a serious gesture. Some joked with the possibility that the publication may have escaped him without him looking for it and others went further and linked it to a cabal of the star for the upcoming meeting. The good night greetings from the fans did not take long to appear towards the PSG footballer either.
Argentina will visit Paraguay this Thursday in the first commitment of the triple date of the South American Qualifiers for the Qatar World Cup 2022. The match corresponding to the date 11 will be played from 8 pm at the Defensores del Chaco stadium from Asunción, with arbitration by Brazilian Anderson Daronco. It will be broadcast by the Public TV and TyC SportsIn charge of the VAR will be Rafael Traci, also from Brazil, along with his compatriot Bruno Arleu.
After the triumph over Bolivia with three goals from captain Lionel Messi and the subsequent celebrations for winning the Copa América in Brazil, the team led by Lionel Scaloni will start a new series of games against the Paraguayan team – led by Argentine Eduardo Berizzo – in Asunción.
The American champion is back on track in the Playoffs with the aim of getting closer and closer to the World Cup that will be held at the end of November next year in Qatar. Waiting for the FIFA ruling after the classic suspended in Brazil, the national team is in second place with 18 points, six behind the leader (Brazil) and three ahead of Uruguay.
This will be Argentina’s only match as a visitor in the triple matchday since next Sunday it will host Uruguay, due to date 5 pending, and on Thursday 14 it will do the same against Peru, both at the Monumental stadium.
The Argentine National Team will play an undefeated 22-game match in Asunción (14 wins and 8 draws) and they will also try to beat Paraguay again by qualifying after two draws and one defeat. The last victory albiceleste It was on September 10, 2013 when qualification for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil was secured after a 5-2 win with Messi’s double at Defensores del Chaco.
Scaloni will have several important returns since in the last game against Bolivia he did not have the goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez, to the defender Christian Cuti Rosemary and the midfielder Giovani lo celso, who were disaffected so they can return to their clubs in England. It is estimated that the three will start again in place of Juan Musso, Germán Pezzella and Alejandro Papu Gómez, respectively, and Argentina will present the same team that beat Brazil in the final of the Copa América, on July 10. .
Of the probable starters there are five who are at the limit of cautions and if they receive one more they will not be able to play next Sunday against Uruguay: Gonzalo Montiel, Nicolás Otamendi, Rodrigo De Paul, Giovani Lo Celso and Lautaro Martínez. In addition, if Nicolás Tagliafico, Germán Pezzella, Lucas Martínez Quarta, Exequiel Palacios and Nicolás Domínguez enter they will also have to take care of themselves.